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The Oklahoma City Thunder and the Sacramento Kings will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Power Balance Pavilion.

Oklahoma City lost its last outing, a 104-99 result against the Warriors on January 23. The Thunder failed to cover in that game as a 1-point favorite, while the 203 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Sacramento lost its last outing, a 106-96 result against the Suns on January 23. The Kings failed to cover in that game as a 3-point favorite, while the 202 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Oklahoma City:
Team record: 33-10 SU, 24-16-3 ATS

is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing Sacramento
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Sacramento
is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games

When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing LA Lakers are 9-1
After playing Golden State are 6-4
After a loss are 8-2

Sacramento:
Team record: 16-27 SU, 17-25-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 11 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Oklahoma City
The total has gone OVER in 12 of last 17 games
The total has gone OVER in 15 of last 22 games when playing at home against Oklahoma City

When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Denver are 2-8
After playing Phoenix are 1-9
After a loss are 6-4

Next up:
Oklahoma City at LA Lakers, Sunday, January 27
Sacramento at Denver, Saturday, January 26