Thunder vs. Pacers Prediction
Winners of three straight, the Thunder are heating up and will look to earn their fourth consecutive victory tonight when they take on the Pacers at 7:00PM ET.
After opening as a 3-point road favorite, Oklahoma City is now -3.5 to beat Indiana according to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv. The over/under, meanwhile, is sitting at 210 points after opening at that same number.
The Thunder head into tonight's game with a 6-4 record over their last 10 games and are also 6-4 against the spread during that same stretch. The Pacers are playing .500 ball over their last 10 games, going 5-5 straight up but 6-4 at the betting window. Indiana is 15-16 ATS at home this season, while OKC is 12-21 against the number on the road.
In their 111-97 win on Friday night, Kevin Durant made 11-of-16 from the field and all three from the line for 26 points. He also grabbed 13 boards, had six assists and finished with one block and one 3-pointer. Russell Westbrook, meanwhile, posted another triple-double while scoring 20 points, grabbing 15 rebounds and dishing out 10 assists.
The Thunder are now 5-2 against the spread in their last seven games and are a perfect 4-0 against the spread in their last four games versus team with a winning record. They should post a win and a cover tonight when they take on a Pacers team that has dropped two of three and is just 2-6 at the betting window in its last eight home games.
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