|2014 NBA Playoffs: Thunder vs. Spurs Game 5 Picks & Predictions|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Thursday, 29 May 2014 16:15|
Thunder vs. Spurs Game 5 Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Spurs as 5-point favorites over the Thunder, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 206 points. This series is presently tied at two games apiece.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Spurs opened as 4.5-point favorites over the Thunder but the line for this game has climbed slightly to 5 points. As for the total, it opened at 206 and that's where it currently sits at most online and Vegas sports books, although you can find the number listed at 206.5 if you shop around.
PUBLIC BETTING: The latest public information says that 51% of bettors that have wagered on this game favor the Spurs. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure to click on the link provided to get the most up-to-date public betting numbers.
NBA FREE PICK: Take Oklahoma City. According to latest NBA trends, the Thunder are 12-3-1 against the spread in the last 16 meetings between these two teams. They're also 4-1 against the number in their last five games following a straight up win, 6-2 ATS in their last eight conference finals games, and 5-2 ATS in their last seven games playing on one day of rest. On the other side, the Spurs are just 2-8 against the spread in their last 10 games following an ATS loss, 2-5 ATS in their last seven games following a straight up loss, and 3-8 ATS in their last 11 after allowing 100 points or more in their previous game.
2014 NBA PLAYOFFS FREE PICK: OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER +5