Hornets vs. Thunder Prediction
Will the Hornets cash as an underdog today when they visit the Thunder at 3:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Thunder are now 5-point home favorites versus the Hornets after opening as a 6-point favorite. As for the total, the number hit the board at 216.5 and is now down to 214.
Charlotte has won six of its last 10 games and cashed in six of those 10 contests. The Hornets are 34-39 at the betting window on the season, which includes a 16-18 record against the spread on the road this year.
Oklahoma City enters play today with a 7-3 record and is 6-4 against the spread during that stretch. The Thunder are also 41-33 at the betting window on the season, which includes an impressive 25-12 home record against the spread at home.
OUR PREDICTION: The Hornets are just 3-13-1 against the spread in their last 17 games against the Thunder and are 1-9-1 at the betting window in their last 11 games in Oklahoma City. The favorite has also cashed in 11 of the last 12 meetings between these two teams while the home team is 11-4 in the last 17 meetings.
SUNDAY NBA PREDICTION: OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER -5