Thunder at Nets 12/7/17 - NBA Picks & Predictions
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Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Brooklyn Nets
NBA: 10:00 PM EST
Dec. 07, 2017
Latest Odds : OKC -7.5 Total 215
Mexico City Arena will play host to a Thursday night NBA clash between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Brooklyn Nets. The Thunder have won three straight games and have moved to within a game of reaching the .500 mark. On Tuesday, Oklahoma City outscored Utah by 18 points during the fourth quarter of a 100-94 home victory. The Thunder outrebounded the Jazz by a 59-42 margin and shot 48 percent from the field.
Russell Westbrook led all scorers with 34 points to go along with 14 assists and 13 rebounds. Steven Adams contributed 20 points and nine rebounds for the Thunder.
The Brooklyn Nets enter play on Thursday at five games below .500 overall and in last place in the Atlantic Division standings. On Monday, the Nets outscored Atlanta by 16 points during the third quarter of a 110-90 road victory. Brooklyn outrebounded the Hawks by a 58-46 margin and shot 48 percent from the field.
Caris Levert led six Brooklyn players in double figures with 17 points in 28 minutes off the bench. Rondae Hollis-Jefferson contributed 16 points and ten rebounds for the Nets.
Recent Betting Trends:
Thunder are 0-7 ATS in their last 7 road games.
Nets are 8-1 ATS in their last 9 games overall.
Under is 5-2 in Thunder last 7 overall.
Under is 4-1 in Nets last 5 overall.
Over is 4-0-1 in the last 5 meetings in Brooklyn.
Free Betting Pick: Oklahoma City Thunder -7.5
Brooklyn G D’Angelo Russell (knee) is traveling with the team but remains without a timetable to return. The Thunder rank 3rd in the defensive efficiency and the Nets rank 22nd in that category. Take Oklahoma City to get their fourth straight win on Thursday night. Final Score Prediction, Oklahoma City Thunder win and cover ATS 114-101.