Grizzlies vs. Thunder Prediction
Are the Memphis Grizzlies a live dog on Sunday night when they visit the Oklahoma City Thunder at 7:00 p.m. ET?
Who Oddsmakers Like: Oklahoma City. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Thunder is an 8-point home favorite versus the Grizzlies, who opened as 8-point road underdogs. The total, meanwhile, sits at 205.5 after hitting the board at the same number.
Who Public Bettors Like: Oklahoma City. As of this writing, 68% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Thunder to cover the point spread. Meanwhile, 71% of the betting tickets are also on the over.
Who We Like: The Grizzlies are winless at the betting window in their last six trips to Oklahoma City and are just 2-5 against the number in their last five games versus the Thunder overall. Memphis has failed to cover the spread in five of its last seven games when playing on three or more days of rest and is 1-6 at the betting window in its last seven games on Sunday.
The favorite, meanwhile, is 9-2 against the spread in the last 11 meetings overall while the home squad is 15-5-2 at the betting window in the last 22 meetings between these two teams. The Thunder is also 12-5 against the number in their last 17 games playing on two days of rest.
SUNDAY NBA PREDICTION: OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER -8