UTA VS OKC DREAM11 NBA Team Prediction 16th April 2018- Fantasy Team News

Oklahoma City Thunder vs Utah Jazz

NBA Regular Season

 

UTA VS OKC DREAM11 MATCH PREVIEW:

Oklahoma City Thunder play host to Utah Jazz in their first round match of NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma, Tomorrow at 04:00 AM.

Thunder (48-34) finished the regular season at 4th and with an identical record as the visitors Jazz, who also won 48 games in the regular season. So there isn’t much to separate both these teams as far as performance in the regular season is concerned. However, Thunder are coming into the match on the back of three consecutive wins, while Jazz lost their last game against Portland Trail Blazers. So the hosts clearly have a momentum to put their nose ahead in this seven-game playoff series.

Thunder are the best team in terms of steals per game, and they are also ranked No-1 in offensive rebounds. While Jazz are 4th in steals and 10th in Blocks per game.

 

UTA VS OKC MATCH DETAILS:

Match Timing: Tomorrow, April 16, 04:00 AM IST

Venue: Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma

Capacity- 18,203

 

Last 10 Games –

Oklahoma City Thunder – L W L L L W L W W W

Utah Jazz – L L L W W W W W W L

 

UTA VS OKC Season Record-

Oklahoma City Thunder  –  Win – 48, Loss – 34

Utah Jazz  – Win – 48, Loss – 34

 

Top Performer –

For Oklahoma City Thunder-

The Reigning MVP Russell Westbrook is leading all the charts for Oklahoma City Thunder. Maybe, he doesn’t want to give his title just yet to James Harden. The 29-year-old Point-Guard is averaging 25.4 points per game, and also racking up rebounds and assists at 10.1 and 10.3 per game respectively.


 

For Utah Jazz:

Donovan Mitchell is the top performing player for Jazz in terms of scoring points per game as he is averaging 20.5 points per game, while Rudy Gobert leads the charge in rebounds with 10.7 rebounds per game. Ricky Rubio is averaging 5.3 assists per game.

  

UTA VS OKC DREAM11 TEAM NEWS:

Oklahoma City Thunder:

Small Forward Corey Brewer is the only notable player who is questionable for this match. So you may not want to select him in your UTA VS OKC DREAM11 Team.

Thunder’s other players who are listed as doubts are D. Hamilton, PJ Dozier, Alex Abrines and Andre Roberson.

PROBABLE TEAM

Paul George (Forward), Carmelo Anthony (Forward), Steven Adams (Center), Russell Westbrook (Guard), Corey Brewer – Doubt (Guard)

From the bench: Jerami Grant, Raymond Felton, Terrance Ferguson, Patrick Patterson, Alex Abrines

 

Utah Jazz:

Tony Bradley (Concussion), Erik McCree (Knee Injury), and Thabo Sefolosha (Knee Injury) are out of this match.

PROBABLE TEAM:

Joe Ingles (Forward), Derrick Favors (Forward), Rudy Gobert (Center), Donovan Mitchell (Guard), Ricky Rubio (Point Guard-Shooting Guard)

From the Bench: Joe Crowder, Jonas Jerebko, Royce O’Neale, Dante Exum, Alec Burks

 

Key Players:

Oklahoma City Thunder – Russell Westbrook, Paul George

Utah Jazz – Donovan Mitchell, Rodney Hood

 

UTA VS OKC DREAM11 FANTASY TEAM:

INDIA FANTASY PREDICTION:

A home team to win the match.

NOTE: THIS UTA VS OKC DREAM11 MATCH PREVIEW IS BASED ON OUR RESEARCH AND UNDERSTANDING FROM VARIOUS NEWS SOURCES. YOU CAN SELECT YOUR OWN PLAYING 11 ON THE BASIS OF TEAM NEWS.