NBA Playoffs Game 4: Golden State Warriors vs. Utah Jazz – May 8, 2017

Golden State Warriors vs. Utah Jazz

In the National Basketball Association, the Golden State Warriors will take on the Utah Jazz in Game 4 of the Western Conference playoff series. The Golden State Warriors are ahead in the series 3-0. The Warriors are looking to get back to the Western Conference Finals for the third straight season.

For the Utah Jazz, they are looking to stay alive and head back to Golden State. The Jazz downed the Los Angeles Clippers in 7 games in the first round. Utah finished with 51 regular season wins. The Golden State Warriors are -8 over the Utah Jazz in this game on Monday night.

Utah Looking to Win at Home

The Utah Jazz are looking to win at home, a place they won 29 times during the regular season. During the postseason, Utah has gone 1-3 at home. In the three losses against the Warriors this season, the Jazz have allowed an average of 107 points per game. The Jazz were one of the top defenses in the regular season, allowing 96.8.

Gordon Hayward is the top scorer for Utah this season. The small forward is scoring just shy of 22 points per game. Hayward is also the top assist man for Utah, with nearly 4 per game. Rudy Gobert has been in and out of the lineup this postseason for Utah, but when he plays, he is money, with 66.1% shooting.

Warriors Impossible to Guard

As the Utah Jazz are finding out, the Golden State Warriors are nearly impossible to defense. The Warriors have four legitimate big time scorers. Golden State was the top scorer in the regular season; averaging 115.9 per game. Steph Curry was the top scorer in the regular season, with just under 26 per game.

The Warriors are also the top assist team in the league, and in the top 10 in rebounds. The Warriors are averaging more than 30 assists per game, and 44 rebounds per game. The Warriors are seeking their third straight trip to the NBA Finals, and have won 207 games the past three seasons.

Warriors Finish Jazz

The Golden State Warriors are going to finish off the Utah Jazz here. The Warriors have too good of an offense to lose this game to the Jazz. Utah just cannot keep up offensively, and their defense that they are known for cannot slow down Golden State. Look for the Warriors to take the lead and build the lead all night.

The Golden State Warriors are ready to move to the Western Conference Finals, as they will wait for the Houston Rockets or the San Antonio Spurs. Look for Golden State to win this game easily. The final bet for this game is the Golden State Warriors -8 over the Utah Jazz in Game 4 on Monday night.