Can Pats score more than Westbrook?
Are the New England Patriots capable of putting up a big point total in Super Bowl LI? Will it be more than what Russell Westbrook scores on Sunday?
According to the oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, The Patriots are favored to score more points than Westbrook on Sunday, as New England is listed with odds of -140 to win this bet, while Westbrook is listed at +100.
Russell Westbrook is the current NBA scoring leader, averaging 30.8 points per game for the OKC Thunder this season. The Thunder will be playing host to the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday. The Blazers have one of the worst defenses in the NBA, allowing 110.2 points per game. At home, Westbrook is averaging 31.3 points per game. In his one meeting with Portland, he scored 20 points on 7 of 19 shooting at Portland on Dec. 13.
During the regular season, the Patriots averaged 27.6 points per game. In the postseason, the Patriots have been rolling allowing, averaging 35 points in their two wins. They face a Falcons team that gave up 25.4 points per game during the regular season, but are giving up 20.5 in the playoffs against the likes of Seattle and Green Bay.
For a look at the other cross-sport prop odds for Super Bowl LI, see below.
Super Bowl LI Cross Sport Props
What will be higher: Julio Jones receiving yards (+110) or Celtics points scored (-150)
What will be higher: Matt Ryan TD passes (-120) total goals in Leicester vs. ManU game (-120)
What will be higher: Patriots points scored (-120) or Dwayne Bacon points scored (-120)
What will be higher: Shortest field goal in the game (+100) or Carey Price saves (-140)
What will be higher: Sacks by the Falcons (-175) or Alex Ovechkin points (+135)
What will be higher: Julio Jones receptions (-120) or Kyle Lowry assists (-120)
What will be higher: Falcons total points (-140) or DeMar DeRozan points (+100)
What will be higher: Patriots total points (-140) or Russell Westbrook points (+100)