Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz – Preview, Tips and Odds

NBA
Houston Rockets
Final
114:131
Utah Jazz
Highlights and Stats


The Houston Rockets will take on the Utah Jazz on Thursday, 09:00 PM EST at the Toyota Center. The hosts of this meeting are having 10-28 balance and at the moment occupy the 15th spot in the standings of the Western Conference, while the Jazz is at #10 with 19-21 record.

Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 10-26-2022
TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Houston Rockets
Houston Rockets
21 28 26 26 101
Utah Jazz
Utah Jazz
22 39 28 20 109

When the Houston Rockets last stood up against the Utah Jazz in October 2022 at Vivint Arena, the game ended with a score of 109-101 in favor of the Jazz. The Rockets failed to deal with the talent of Lauri Markkanen, and he concluded the game as his side’s MVP with 24 points, 3 assists, and 9 rebounds. It was Kevin Porter Jr. who contributed the most for the Houston Rockets with 24 points, 5 assists, and 5 boards. The Houston Rockets have the worst H2H balance in the last five games, recording three losses while winning twice in the process. On average, 230.8 points were scored across these five meetings.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team10-26-202210-24-202203-02-202202-14-202201-19-2022
Houston Rockets
Houston Rockets
101114 127 101116
Utah Jazz
Utah Jazz
109 108132135 111

Houston Rockets Form

*Last 10 Houston Rockets Games - 1:9
01-04-202301-02-202312-31-202212-29-202212-27-202212-26-202212-23-202212-21-202212-19-202212-17-2022
119:108@ New Orleans Pelicans106:111vs Dallas Mavericks88:108vs New York Knicks129:114@ Dallas Mavericks126:102@ Boston Celtics118:133@ Chicago Bulls106:112vs Dallas Mavericks110:116vs Orlando Magic105:124vs San Antonio Spurs95:107vs Portland Trail Blazers

The Houston Rockets’ most recent game was a 119-108 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans on January 4th. Kenyon Martin Jr. scored 16 points, caught 2 rebounds, and had 1 assist, which was not sufficient, and his team lost. Houston finished the match averaging 44.3% field goals, 66.7% from the foul line, and 31.6% three-pointers. The franchise has a 1-9 record across its last ten showings and is currently on a L5 run. With a 6-12 home record, the team is struggling at the Toyota Center. The Rockets’ next game is scheduled for this coming Sunday at home versus the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Houston Rockets Averages this Season

  • Points For
    109.30
  • Points Against
    115.80
  • Assits
    21.76
  • Rebounds
    47.24
  • Steals
    7.52
  • Turnovers
    17.14
  • Blocks
    4.50
  • Points Difference
    -6.50

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Houston Rockets Standout Performer

  • Jalen Green

    Jalen Green has been the franchise's standout performer this season contributing with 21.4 points per game. On average he spends 34.4 minutes on the court, delivers 3.6 assists and grabs 4.4 boards.

Houston Rockets Missing Players

NONE

Utah Jazz Form

*Last 10 Utah Jazz Games - 3:7
01-03-202312-31-202212-30-202212-28-202212-26-202212-22-202212-20-202212-19-202212-17-202212-15-2022
115:117vs Sacramento Kings123:126vs Miami Heat126:125@ Sacramento Kings112:107@ Golden State Warriors126:122@ San Antonio Spurs120:112vs Washington Wizards111:126@ Detroit Pistons122:99@ Cleveland Cavaliers123:97@ Milwaukee Bucks132:129vs New Orleans Pelicans

The Utah Jazz fell to the Sacramento Kings, losing 115-117 at home on Tuesday, January 3rd. 28 points turned out to be enough for Lauri Markkanen to end the game as the Jazz’ top scorer on the night. He also assisted once and caught eight rebounded balls for 36 minutes of playing time. 43.2% of Utah’s field goal shots ended up finding the basket, as they also averaged 89.7% from the foul line and 29.5% from three-point range. The team won three of the last 10 meetings while losing seven, and right now is on a five-game losing streak. The team holds a 7–14 balance when performing away from home this campaign. The Jazz’ next showing will be against the Chicago Bulls on January 7, 2023, when they visit the United Center.

Utah Jazz Averages This Season

  • Points For
    117.20
  • Points Against
    116.60
  • Assits
    25.89
  • Rebounds
    44.02
  • Steals
    7.18
  • Turnovers
    15.77
  • Blocks
    4.64
  • Points Difference
    0.60

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Utah Jazz Standout Performer

  • Lauri Markkanen

    Lauri Markkanen has been the most valuable player among the Utah Jazz roster, notching 23.9 pts, 1.9 dimes and 8.5 rebounds for an average of 34.1 minutes playing time this season

Utah Jazz Missing Players

  • Johnny Juzang
    Wrist
  • Collin Sexton
    Hamstring

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Houston Rockets
Houston Rockets
23 33 30 28 114
Utah Jazz
Utah Jazz
31 33 31 36 131
Houston RocketsUtah Jazz
  • Score

    114
    131
  • Field Goals Made

    38
    46
  • Field Goals Attempts

    92
    93
  • 3 pts Made

    15
    19
  • 3 pts Attempts

    42
    48
  • Free Throws Made

    23
    20
  • Free Throws Attempts

    26
    21
  • Rebounds Total

    49
    42
  • Rebounds Offence

    14
    9
  • Rebounds Defence

    35
    33
  • Assists

    19
    33
  • Steals

    4
    10
  • Blocks

    3
    5
  • Turnovers

    15
    8
  • Personal Fouls

    21
    20

Player Ratings

Houston Rockets

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
Jalen Green3882433.341233.3101190.90444003130-12
Kevin Porter Jr.3782236.451338.522100.01562002523-22
Alperen Sengun3271450.00006875.086143113520-1
Eric Gordon313650.03650.033100.00332000012-1
Kenyon Martin Jr.232633.31333.322100.01452001070
Jabari Smith201520.01425.0000055100343-19
Tari Eason202540.0020.0000246212114+10
Jae'Sean Tate195862.51250.00001122200211-18
Usman Garuba1622100.0000000134100134-16
Garrison Mathews4000000000000000000-6

Utah Jazz

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
Lauri Markkanen36152755.661540.01313100.01781010049+16
Mike Conley3231030.01520.022100.01341100019+18
Jordan Clarkson3271643.83742.922100.02245202219+22
Jarred Vanderbilt3111100.00003475.0189520335+11
Kelly Olynyk211616.7030.0000044421152-1
Malik Beasley2071450.051145.50000000100119-4
Ochai Agbaji184580.03475.00000110000411+8
Walker Kessler174666.7000000224112018+6
Talen HortonTucker162450.0010.0000022410124-1
Rudy Gay162450.01250.0000246211115+10

Receive Our Weekly Free Vip Tips!