Sacramento Kings vs Utah Jazz Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Mar. 12

min read
BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Mar 12, 2022, 12:58 PM
  • The Jazz (36-22) are -9.5 favorites vs. the Kings (22-39)
  • Total (Over/Under): 229.5 points
  • Saturday, March 12, 2022 at 9:00pm EST
  • Watch the game on SportsNet RM & NBCS-CA

The Sacramento Kings visit Vivint Arena to take on the Utah Jazz on Saturday. Tipoff is scheduled for 9:00pm EST in Salt Lake City.

The Jazz are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -9.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Kings are 32-36 against the spread, while the Jazz are 28-37 against the spread.

The Kings vs Jazz Over/Under is 229.5 total points for the game.


Looking for a risk-free bet up to $1,000? Bet now on Jazz vs Kings and all NBA games with BetMGM


Kings vs. Jazz Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Sacramento Kings+9.5 -110O 229.5 -110350
Utah Jazz -9.5 -110U 229.5 -110-450

Against the spread this NBA season, the Kings have gone:

  • 32-36 against the Spread (-7.6 Units / -10.16% ROI)
  • 24-44 against the Moneyline (-16.1 Units / -18.58% ROI)
  • 35-32 against the Over for game total points (-0.2 Units / -0.27% ROI)
  • 32-35 against the Under for game total points (-6.5 Units / -8.69% ROI)
  • The Sacramento Kings have covered the 4Q Game Total Under in 36 of their last 61 games (+9.25 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Sacramento Kings have covered the 1Q Game Total Under in 20 of their last 33 away games (+5.70 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Sacramento Kings have covered the Game Total Over in 28 of their last 50 games (+4.90 Units / 9% ROI)
  • The Sacramento Kings have covered the 3Q Game Total Under in 12 of their last 19 games (+4.29 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Sacramento Kings have covered the 1H Game Total Over in 9 of their last 15 games (+3.60 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Sacramento Kings have only covered the 2H Moneyline in 23 of their last 68 games (-21.43 Units / -28% ROI)
  • The Sacramento Kings have only covered the 4Q Spread in 25 of their last 68 games (-20.81 Units / -28% ROI)
  • The Sacramento Kings have only covered the Moneyline in 19 of their last 59 games (-20.15 Units / -27% ROI)
  • The Sacramento Kings have only covered the 1Q Spread in 25 of their last 65 games (-16.82 Units / -24% ROI)
  • The Sacramento Kings have only covered the 4Q Game Total Over in 27 of their last 67 games (-15.74 Units / -21% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Jazz have gone:

  • 28-37 against the Spread (-12.7 Units / -17.51% ROI)
  • 41-25 against the Moneyline (-40.15 Units / -13.08% ROI)
  • 30-35 against the Over for game total points (-8.5 Units / -11.71% ROI)
  • 35-30 against the Under for game total points (+2 Units / 2.75% ROI)
  • The Utah Jazz have covered the 3Q Game Total Under in 18 of their last 25 games (+10.37 Units / 38% ROI)
  • The Utah Jazz have covered the 1H Moneyline in 31 of their last 47 games (+9.49 Units / 8% ROI)
  • The Utah Jazz have covered the Team Total Under in 18 of their last 27 games (+9.18 Units / 30% ROI)
  • The Utah Jazz have covered the 2Q Spread in 22 of their last 35 games (+8.75 Units / 23% ROI)
  • The Utah Jazz have covered the Game Total Under in 16 of their last 23 games (+8.30 Units / 33% ROI)
  • The Utah Jazz have only covered the 1Q Spread in 23 of their last 59 games (-15.79 Units / -24% ROI)
  • The Utah Jazz have only covered the 3Q Game Total Over in 15 of their last 42 games (-14.14 Units / -30% ROI)
  • The Utah Jazz have only covered the Team Total Over in 8 of their last 27 games (-13.21 Units / -41% ROI)
  • The Utah Jazz have only covered the 1Q Game Total Under in 23 of their last 56 games (-13.20 Units / -21% ROI)
  • The Utah Jazz have only covered the 3Q Spread in 14 of their last 39 games (-12.52 Units / -29% ROI)

Jump to:

Sacramento Kings: Keys to the Game vs. the Utah Jazz

The Kings were 4-20 (.167) when allowing 15 or more fastbreak points last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .413

The Kings are 2-9 (.182) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points this season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .524

The Kings are 7-16 (.304) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .540

The Kings were 13-1 (.929) when forcing an eFG of 50% or worse last season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .782

Utah Jazz: Keys to the Game vs. the Sacramento Kings

The Jazz were 26-4 (.867) when shooting 40% or better from three last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: .716

The Jazz were 18-2 (.900) when allowing 12 or more offensive rebounds last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: .503

The Jazz were 17-6 (.739) when allowing 15 or more second chance points last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: .450

The Jazz are 48-16 (.750) when shooting 80% or better from the free throw line since the start of the 2020-21 season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .558

Injury Report: Jazz vs. Kings - Saturday's Game, Mar. 12

  • Bojan Bogdanovic (Jazz): Bogdanovic did not play in Friday's game (Mar. 11) against the Spurs.
  • Terence Davis (Kings): The Kings announced that Davis had surgery on his right wrist. He will be re-evaluated in three months.
  • Jeremy Lamb (Kings): Lamb is questionable for Saturday's (Mar. 12) game against Utah.
  • Maurice Harkless (Kings): Harkless is questionable for Saturday's (Mar. 12) game against Utah.

Sacramento Kings Offensive Stats & Trends

The Kings have 22.6 free throw attempts per game this season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 20.8

The Kings shot 49% (1,608/3,265) in the first half last season — tied for 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 47%

The Kings have made 779 three-pointers at home since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 8th most among NBA teams

The Kings are shooting 74% from the free throw line (913/1,229) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 78%

Utah Jazz Offensive Stats & Trends

The Jazz have averaged 114.8 points per game (5,164 points/45 games) this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 107.8

The Jazz have made 14.9 three-pointers per game this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.3

The Jazz have made 16.0 three-pointers per game since the start of the 2020-21 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.5

The Jazz made 16.7 three-pointers per game last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.7

Sacramento Kings Defensive Stats & Trends

The Kings averaged 32.0 defensive rebounds per game (2,307 rebounds/72 games) last season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

The Kings have blocked 323 shots at home since the start of the 2020-21 season — 7th most among NBA teams

The Kings have averaged 32.8 defensive rebounds per game (3,898 rebounds/119 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

Utah Jazz Defensive Stats & Trends

The Jazz averaged 37.6 defensive rebounds per game (2,709 rebounds/72 games) last season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

The Jazz have averaged 37.1 defensive rebounds per game (4,342 rebounds/117 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

The Jazz averaged 6.6 steals per game (474 steals/72 games) last season — tied for 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.5

The Jazz have averaged 6.7 steals per game (786 steals/117 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6


Looking for a risk-free bet up to $1,000? Bet now on Jazz vs Kings and all NBA games with BetMGM


Bet on NBA Odds at BetMGM

At BetMGM, you can bet online with updated NBA betting odds. And with live sports betting, the best online sports betting and mobile sports betting (with the BetMGM Sportsbook app) experiences are at BetMGM.

About the Author

BetMGM Betting

Read More @BETMGM

Our BetMGM betting authors are experts who focus on individual game matchups & player prop bets with an emphasis on betting odds, lines & predictions.

Our BetMGM betting authors are experts who focus on individual game matchups & player prop bets with an emphasis on betting odds, lines & predictions.