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Memphis GrizzliesOklahoma City Thunder
April 2, 8:00 PM | Chesapeake Energy Arena

Memphis Grizzlies vs Oklahoma City Thunder Odds

28-22TEAM RECORD40-12

The Oklahoma City Thunder host Memphis on Monday, looking to build on their 40-12 mark against the 28-22 Grizzlies in NBA action at Chesapeake Energy Arena.

Supporters of the Grizzlies have seen them go 28-22 and 23-27 ATS so far this season, while the Thunder are at 40-12 and 30-22 ATS. In totals betting, the Thunder are 26-26, while the Grizzlies are 21-29.

View Memphis vs Oklahoma City Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Bettors looking to back the visiting Grizzlies before tip-off in this one will find them as 8-point underdogs, while the total sits at 198.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark have the No. 13-rated Grizzlies taking on the No. 4-rated Thunder in this contest. Computer models indicate a possible 104-99 win for the Thunder on Monday.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Oklahoma City's No. 2-ranked offense, averaging 103.5 PPG, against a Grizzlies defense that ranks No. 11 at 93.9 PPG. The Thunder field goal percentage has averaged 47.8% so far, more than the Grizzlies shooters have achieved on the year, 44.7% per game.

Defensively, the Grizzlies feature the league's No. 6-rated defense on the road, allowing 94.9 points per game. Oklahoma City, meanwhile, comes in at No. 1 in the league in scoring at home.

Last time out for Memphis, they were a 99-95 winner as they battled the Bucks on the road. The Grizzlies covered in the match as a 3-point underdog, while 194 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Memphis earned a 99-95 victory over Milwaukee on Saturday, getting 24 points from O.J. Mayo at Bradley Center.

The Thunder were a 92-78 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Bulls. They covered the 6-point spread as favorites, while the total score (170) made winners of UNDER bettors. Russell Westbrook scored 27 points for Oklahoma City on Sunday, leading the Thunder to a 92-78 victory over Chicago at Chesapeake Energy Arena.

Memphis Grizzlies Trends:
When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing Golden State are 7-3
After playing Milwaukee are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

Oklahoma City Thunder Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing Chicago are 5-5
After a win are 6-4

A few Grizzlies at Thunder trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Memphis's last 11 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma City
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Memphis's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Memphis's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Memphis's last 5 games when playing Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Oklahoma City is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Oklahoma City's last 11 games when playing at home against Memphis
Oklahoma City is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Memphis

Next up:
Memphis home to Golden State, Tuesday, April 3
Oklahoma City at Miami, Wednesday, April 4

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