|2012 NBA Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Monday, December 17|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Monday, 17 December 2012 06:00|
Monday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Monday features a total of six games. Here is a look at the odds for the games on the schedule.
The featured game of the night has the Oklahoma City Thunder hosting the San Antonio Spurs at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Thunder are favored in this contest, as they have odds of -4.5 points, while the over/under total has been set at 206.5 points. San Antonio is 19-6 on the season, 11-4 on the road and 16-8-1 against the spread. Oklahoma City is 19-4 on the season, 13-2 at home and 14-8-1 ATS. San Antonio owns a 2-point win over the Thunder this season, but Oklahoma City had won and covered in four previous meetings.
The other featured game on the night has the Memphis Grizzlies hosting the Chicago Bulls at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Grizzlies are the favorite to win this game, as they have odds of -6 points against the Bulls. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 179 points. Chicago is 13-9 on the season, 6-3 on the road and 8-14 against the spread while Memphis is 15-6 overall, 9-2 at home and 13-7-1 against the spread. Chicago has won three of the last four against Memphis, but the Grizzlies have covered in two of the last three in this series.
For odds and point totals for each of Monday’s games, see below.
2012 NBA Odds & Over/Under Totals for Monday, December 17
701 Minnesota Timberwolves N/A
702 Orlando Magic N/A
703 Los Angeles Clippers -7 (193)
704 Detroit Pistons +7
705 Houston Rockets N/A
706 New York Knicks N/A
707 Chicago Bulls +6 (179)
708 Memphis Grizzlies -6
709 San Antonio Spurs +4.5 (206.5)
710 Oklahoma City Thunder -4.5
711 Sacramento Kings +6 (198)
712 Phoenix Suns -6