Betting basketball handicappers see plenty to like about Oklahoma City starting with their super star sharp shooter Kevin Durant who is a key NBA sports betting asset that makes them a contender.
The Denver Nuggets will host the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night in game 4 of their Western Conference quarterfinals series with a starting time of 10:30 PM ET.
Be sure and have your Sports Gambling account open and ready for action on the side and total of this matchup that will be televised on TNT. Oklahoma City can close out this best of seven series with a win in game 4 as they lead it 3-0.
Kevin Durant is on fire so far with the NBA playoffs odds for Oklahoma City as he is averaging 30 points per game so far in the playoffs while Russell Westbrook has also been a key asset with 25 points per game to supplement Durant’s contributions.
The Thunder won but did not cover game one of this series but have gotten the money in the last two games. Oklahoma City scored a 97-94 win at Denver in game 3 of the series as Durant had 26 points while Westbrook added 23 and Serge Ibaka added 22 along with 16 rebounds. OKC was a 5 point dog as the game went under the total of 208.
Oklahoma City was the 4 seed for the Western Conference playoffs and was 23-18 against the spread on the road this year. Denver was the 5 seed and was 21-17-3 against the spread at home on the season.
While Denver improved its team play after trading Carmelo Anthony to the Knicks they have not had a star player emerge to carry them in clutch moments with the NBA betting odds. Nene has been their leading scorer in the playoffs with just 17.7 points per game to illustrate the issue.
Denver has had plenty of success at home recently against Oklahoma City with 9 wins in their last 11 games as a host against the Thunder as 3 of the last 4 games in that span between these two teams went under the betting basketball total.