NBA Betting Predictions: Memphis Grizzlies vs Oklahoma City Thunder
Tonight the Oklahoma City Thunder look for their third seven-game win streak of the season as they take on the Memphis Grizzlies. The Thunder also look to sweep this regular season series as they have won the past three matchup’s this year. BetDSI Sportsbook current live lives display the Thunder as large -385 favorites over the Grizzlies.
On Sunday the Oklahoma City Thunder put it on the Bulls 92-78 at home with superior shooting during the course of the matchup. Oklahoma shot a nice 48.6% from the paint and hit 4-9 three-point shots, while Chicago only made 33.3% from the floor and a 8 out of 24 from downtown. At the foul line it was the same story as the Thunder made 16 out of 17 free throws to the Bulls 10-15.
Reggie Westbrook led the game in scoring for the Thunder against the Bulls with 27 points on 10 for 18 shooting, and notched 5 assists, and a game high 4 steals. Kevin Durant was second in the game in scoring with 26 points a game high 10 rebounds, 4 dimes, and a blocked shot. Leading the bench in scoring for Oklahoma with 11 points, 4 boards, and 2 assists.
The Memphis Grizzlies won a close one Saturday on the road 99-95 against the Milwuakee Bucks. They shot 42.0% from the paint, struggled from far going 4-15, an scored from the foul line often going 21-28 on free-throws. Rebounding is where they really shined out-boarding Milwaukee 58-39.
O.J. Mayo coming off the bench tied the game high 24 points to go with 3 boards, 3 assists, and a steal. Forward Rudy Gay put up 17 points on 7-18 shooting, 10 rebounds, 2 assists, a steal, and a blocked shot. Center Marc Gasol had 13 points, a team high 15 rebounds, and 2 blocked shots. Quincy Pondexter and Zach Randolph also put up double digit points from the bench for the Grizzlies.
NBA Betting Prediction: The Oklahoma Thunder have owned the Memphis Grizzlies this year and I look for them to win for sure tonight. However I believe the real value lies on Memphis at +8 as they have lost by average of only 5 points against the Thunder this season.
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