Thunder vs. Blazers Prediction
Will the Thunder pull off the small upset when they visit the Blazers tonight at 10:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Blazers went from a 1-point home underdog to a 3-point favorite for tonight's game against the Thunder. As for the total, the number opened at 219.5 but has dropped to 218.
Oklahoma City has won eight of its last 10 games but is just 5-5 against the spread during that span, while Portland is 7-3 in its last 10 contests and is also 5-5 at the betting window over that stretch. The Thunder is also 15-23 against the spread on the road this season while the Blazers are 21-17 ATS at home in 2015-16.
The Thunder is a profitable 4-1 against the spread in its last four games versus the Blazers and has also covered in seven of its last nine games versus an opponent with a winning record. OKC has cashed in seven of its last eight games when its opponent scores 100 points or more in its previous game as well.
While the Blazers are hot, they're actually just 2-7 against the spread in their last nine games coming off an ATS win and are 2-5 against the number in their last seven games when their opponent scores 100 points or more in its previous contest.
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