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The Oklahoma City Thunder and the Philadelphia 76ers will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Wells Fargo Center.

In their last action, Oklahoma City was a 101-83 winner on the road against the Celtics. They covered the 2.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (184) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

In their last action, Philadelphia was a 104-95 loser at home against the Raptors. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (199) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Oklahoma City:
Team record: 34-10 SU, 26-18 ATS
Current streak: won 6 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Atlanta are 8-2
After playing Boston are 7-3
After a win are 7-3

Philadelphia:
Team record: 14-29 SU, 18-25 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Oklahoma City
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Oklahoma City

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Phoenix are 5-5
After playing Toronto are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6

Next up:
Oklahoma City home to Atlanta, Monday, January 27
Philadelphia home to Phoenix, Monday, January 27