Thunder open up series against Clippers
Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder will be up against Blake Griffin and the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday night as those teams tip off Game 1 of their second-round playoff set.
Oklahoma City and Los Angeles met four times in the regular season, with each team managing to pick up two victories both SU and ATS on the NBA betting lines at the sportsbooks. The OVER has paid off in seven of their 10 most recent meetings.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as BookMaker had the Oklahoma City Thunder installed as -4.5-point Favorite in this particular NBA matchup. The over-under betting line for the total number of point scored was listed by most sportsbooks, including 5Dimes, at 211.5.
Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Clippers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Pick
A 104-102 result in favor of the Thunder is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Oklahoma City Thunder currently sport a record of 63-26, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 46-40-3 ATS. The Los Angeles Clippers are 61-28 and 48-40-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Thunder post a 47-42 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Clippers have gone 48-39-2 against the total number of points scored. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Oklahoma City vs Los Angeles injuries news.
This game pits the Oklahoma City Thunder, currently No. 5 in the Odds Shark NBA Power Rankings, against the Los Angeles Clippers, who rate No. 3 in the most recent survey update.
How Los Angeles Clippers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Stats Matchup
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Oklahoma City's No. 6-rated NBA squad against Los Angeles's No. 14-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Oklahoma City rates No. 15 in the league with 8.09 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 10 with 8.54 per outing.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 126-121 winner as they battled the Warriors at home. The Clippers failed to cover in the match as a 7.5-point favorite, while 247 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Clippers got 24 points from Blake Griffin as Los Angeles ran past Golden State 126-121 on Saturday at STAPLES Center.
Oklahoma City won its last outing, a 120-109 result against the Grizzlies on May 3. The Thunder covered in that game as a 9.5-point favorite, while the 229 combined points took the game OVER the total. Oklahoma City got 33 points from Kevin Durant en route to a 120-109 victory over Memphis on Saturday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Betting Odds Trends
LA Clippers is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
LA Clippers is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of LA Clippers's last 10 games
LA Clippers is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Oklahoma City is 3-6-1 ATS in its last 10 games
Oklahoma City is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oklahoma City's last 6 games
Oklahoma City is 10-4-1 ATS in its last 15 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles at Oklahoma City, Wednesday, May 7th