Thunder look to extend lead on Grizzlies
Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder will be looking for a second straight SU and ATS playoff win over the Memphis Grizzlies as those teams meet in Game 2 on Monday night.
The Thunder topped the Grizzlies 100-86 as a 7.5-point home favorite on the NBA odds in the opener of their best-of-seven first-round playoff series on Saturday.
The Thunder are 4-1 SU and 3-1-1 ATS in their last five games against the Grizzlies dating back to the regular season.
Memphis Grizzlies vs Oklahoma City Thunder Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sports bettors looking to pick the Oklahoma City Thunder as their prediction for this matchup, they were listed earlier as -7.5-point Favorite on the betting odds board at Bovada. Those betting on the total over/under for points scored have seen that line set at 189.5 for Monday at shops such as 5Dimes.
Computer Prediction: Memphis Grizzlies vs Oklahoma City Thunder Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 98-93 result in favor of the Thunder. 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
Oklahoma City battles the Memphis Grizzlies, currently with a 50-33 mark (35-45-3 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals betting, are 42-41 for the Oklahoma City Thunder and 40-43 for the Memphis Grizzlies. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Oklahoma City vs Memphis injuries news.
This game pits the Oklahoma City Thunder, currently No. 5 in the Odds Shark NBA Power Rankings, against the Memphis Grizzlies, who rate No. 14 in the most recent survey update.
How Memphis Grizzlies vs Oklahoma City Thunder Stats Matchup
Offensively the game matches up Oklahoma City's No. 5-ranked offense (106.08 PPG) against a Memphis Grizzlies defense that ranks No. 3 at 94.64 PPG. The Oklahoma City Thunder have averaged 47.07% from the field per game, more than the Memphis Grizzlies have managed so far this NBA season (46.3% on average).
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Memphis lost its last outing, a 100-86 result against the Thunder on April 19. The Grizzlies failed to cover in that game as a 7.5-point underdog, while the 186 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Zach Randolph scored 21 points and added 11 rebounds for a double-double, but his team still lost 100-86 against Oklahoma City in NBA action at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Memphis Grizzlies vs Oklahoma City Thunder Betting Odds Trends
Memphis is 3-9-1 ATS in its last 13 games
Memphis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Memphis is 1-8-1 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Memphis's last 6 games on the road
Oklahoma City is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Oklahoma City is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Oklahoma City is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Oklahoma City is 3-6-1 ATS in its last 10 games when playing Memphis
Next Betting Matchups
Memphis home to Oklahoma City, Thursday, April 24th