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Oklahoma City Thunder vs. New York Knicks

The Oklahoma City Thunder and the New York Knicks will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Madison Square Garden.

In their last action, Oklahoma City was a 122-105 winner at home against the Lakers. They covered the 9.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (227) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

The Knicks were an 87-77 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Pistons. They covered the 6-point spread as favorites, while the total score (164) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Oklahoma City:
Team record: 44-16 SU, 35-22-3 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing New York
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing on the road against New York
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games on the road

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Charlotte are 6-4
After playing LA Lakers are 8-2
After a win are 6-4

New York:
Team record: 37-21 SU, 29-29 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing at home against Oklahoma City
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games at home

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Utah are 6-4
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a win are 7-3

Next up:
Oklahoma City at Charlotte, Friday, March 8
New York home to Utah, Saturday, March 9