Basketball betting fans enjoy watching Kevin Durant lead the Thunder’s playoff run as he is one of the top online basketball betting assets in the game this season.
The Oklahoma City Thunder will host the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night with a start time of 8 PM ET. Sports Gambling will have side and total odds on this important Western Conference matchup that could be a preview of a playoff series so be sure and open your account for all of the action.
Memphis had a record of 27-25 straight up and 32-19-1 with the NBA lines. The Grizzlies were an impressive 18-11 against the spread on the road with 19 of their 29 away games going under the total.
The Grizz have been in good form as of late with 5 payouts in 6 games from January 28 through February 5. Zach Randolph led Memphis with 20.2 points and a whopping 13.2 rebounds per game. Memphis was in the heat of the race for the 8th and final playoff spot in the Western Conference.
Oklahoma City had a record of 33-17 straight up and 26-24 with the NBA betting odds. The Thunder were 13-12 against the spread at home with 18 of their 25 home games going over the total. Durant was averaging 29 points per game to lead OKC as the Thunder ranked 5th in the NBA for scoring offense.
This is the third meeting of the season between these two teams. Memphis got the money in a 110-105 home win over the Thunder on January 4 and then OKC returned the favor with a 109-100 home payout on January 8 as both games went over the total. Oklahoma City has paid out in 8 of their last 10 games against the Grizzlies and the series has gone over the total in 9 of the last 12 matchups.
Memphis has had a rough go of it on the road in this head to head series with just 5 payouts in their last 20 games. The Thunder have paid out in 3 straight home games against Memphis and the series has gone over the basketball betting total 5 straight times at OKC.