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Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Los Angeles Lakers

The Oklahoma City Thunder and the Los Angeles Lakers will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at STAPLES Center.

The Thunder were a 128-122 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Suns. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as favorites, while the total score (250) made winners of OVER bettors.

Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 134-126 loser as they battled the Nuggets on the road. The Lakers covered in the match as a 10-point underdog, while 260 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Oklahoma City:
Team record: 46-16 SU, 34-27-1 ATS

is 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing LA Lakers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 9 games when playing LA Lakers
is 18-6 SU in its last 24 games

When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Houston are 5-5
After playing Phoenix are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4

Los Angeles:
Team record: 21-42 SU, 34-29 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 7 of the LA Lakers last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of the LA Lakers last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of the LA Lakers last 9 games when playing Oklahoma City
LA Lakers are 14-5 SU in their last 19 games when playing at home against Oklahoma City

When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing are 4-6
After playing Denver are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7

Next up:
Oklahoma City home to Houston, Tuesday, March 11
LA Lakers at Oklahoma City, Thursday, March 13