NBA Matchup: Utah Jazz vs Memphis Grizzlies
Date: 31th May 2021
Time: 9:30 PM EST
Game 4 of the first round between the Utah Jazz and Memphis Grizzlies is set to tip-off at 9: 30 pm EST. This first-round matchup between the 1st seeded Jazz and 8th seeded Grizzlies has begun with the Jazz having a 2-1 lead on the Grizzlies.
The young star Ja Morant has elevated his game to new levels in this postseason so far. Ja and the Grizzlies eliminated both the Spurs and the Warriors to secure the 8th seed in a competitive Western Conference. Ja has been absolutely sensational this season and earned a playoff berth for the underdog Memphis Grizzlies. The Grizzlies are not favoured to win this series. The Jazz has had a phenomenal regular season and finished the season at the top of the western conference.
Utah Jazz vs Memphis Grizzlies Game 4 Prediction
Game 4 will be hosted in Memphis with the Grizzlies looking to even the series. Utah Jazz will win game 4. Memphis Grizzlies are extremely unlikely to pull off an upset as they did in Game 1. The Memphis Grizzlies won Game 1 by 3 points in a single possession game. They have now lost the last 2 games by 11 and 10 points in blowouts.
The Jazz squad of Mitchell, Gobert, Ingles, Clarkson, and the rest, are simply more experienced than the young grizzlies squad in the postseason. Utah Jazz is expected to win Game 4 in Memphis. They will attempt to deliver a 3-1 deficit on the Grizzlies. This also makes it a pivotal game for Utah. If they lose Game 4 they head back to Utah with the series tied.
Utah Jazz superstar Donnavan Mitchell’s injuries heading into the postseason do not\ must not affect the team’s ability to beat the Grizzlies in a 7 game series. This is the same team that went 7 games with the Denver Nuggets last year in the bubble. The Jazz is expected to win Game 4 as they host Game 5
Sean McDermott ruled out with a foot injury
How to watch Jazz vs Grizzlies?
Utah Jazz vs Memphis Grizzlies will be televised nationally on TNT. In addition, Utah residents can watch the game live on ATTSN-RM and regional viewers from Memphis can follow it on BSSE-MEM. International viewers can access the game on NBA League Pass.