Thunder host Wizards in basketball action
Washington Wizards vs Oklahoma City Thunder Odds
The Thunder will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when the Wizards tip off at Chesapeake Energy Arena on Wednesday in NBA play.
Oklahoma City battles the Wizards, currently with a 26-44 mark (42-27-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 33-35-3 for the Thunder and 27-42-1 for the Wizards. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 1 (Thunder) and the No. 15 (Wizards) teams in the league, according to our current NBA Power Rankings at Odds Shark. A 107-96 result in favor of the Thunder is predicted by handicapping models.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Oklahoma City's No. 7-rated squad against Washington's No. 8-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Oklahoma City rates No. 13 in the league with 7.3 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 18 with 6.7 per outing.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Wizards own the league's No. 6-rated mark, allowing 95.1 points per game when playing on the road. Oklahoma City, on the other hand, rates No. 2 in scoring on their home court.
In their last action, Washington was a 107-94 winner at home against the Grizzlies. They covered the 5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (201) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Memphis was victimized by John Wall for 47 points as the Wizards defeated the Grizzlies 107-94 in NBA action on Monday.
The Thunder were a 103-83 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Trail Blazers. They covered the 11-point spread as favorites, while the total score (186) made winners of UNDER bettors. Portland was run off the court by the Thunder on Sunday as Oklahoma City blasted the Trail Blazers 103-83 at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Washington Wizards Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Orlando are 3-7
After playing Memphis are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
Oklahoma City Thunder Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 6-4
After playing Portland are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
A few Wizards at Thunder trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 22 of Washington's last 25 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing Oklahoma City
Washington is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
Washington is 13-5-1 ATS in its last 19 games when playing Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oklahoma City's last 6 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oklahoma City's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oklahoma City's last 5 games at home
Washington at Orlando, Friday, March 29
Oklahoma City at Minnesota, Friday, March 29