Recap - Thunder Defeat Memphis 92-89
Reggie Jackson went off for 32 points and added 9 rebounds leading Oklahoma City to a 92-89 win over Memphis on Saturday at FedExForum.
The match was decisive in favor of Oklahoma City, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 188.5.
Oklahoma City got 15 points from Kevin Durant and another 15 points from Russell Westbrook. Russell Westbrook contributed 7 assists, while Serge Ibaka cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
The Grizzlies got a 23-point performance from Marc Gasol, who was supported by 14 points from Mike Conley. Mike Conley had 10 assists in a losing cause for Memphis, while Tony Allen grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 42-35 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Oklahoma City as they grabbed 58 boards, while Memphis only had 49.