Thunder on road at Golden State
Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder are 5-1-1 ATS in their past seven games against the Golden State Warriors as those teams meet in NBA betting action on Thursday night.
Overall the Thunder are 8-2 SU and 5-4-1 ATS in their 10 most recent games against the Warriors, with the OVER/UNDER going 7-3 for bettors on the NBA odds at the books.
The Warriors sport a record of 5-3 and 5-2-1 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Thunder sit at 5-2 and 2-5 ATS on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 4-4 for the Warriors and 5-2 for the Thunder. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Warriors at No. 3 and the Thunder at No. 4 heading into this contest. Handicapping models run by the computers at Odds Shark project a 101-95 result in favor of the Warriors.
The Thunder were a 111-103 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Clippers. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (214) made winners of OVER bettors. Kevin Durant chucked in 33 points for Oklahoma City on Wednesday, but they still came up short in losing 111-103 at STAPLES Center.
Golden State won its last outing, a 113-95 result against the Pistons on November 12. The Warriors covered in that game as a 9-point favorite, while the 208 combined points took the game OVER the total. Golden State got 25 points from Stephen Curry en route to a 113-95 victory over Detroit on Tuesday at Oracle Arena.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Golden State's No. 14-rated squad against Oklahoma City's No. 7-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Golden State rates No. 1 in the league with 10.88 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 24 with 5.43 per outing.
Oklahoma City at Milwaukee, Saturday, November 16th
Golden State home to Utah, Saturday, November 16th