Spurs vs Oklahoma City Thunder NBA Betting Prediction

NBA Spurs vs Oklahoma City Thunder Prediction 4/10/2024

The San Antonio Spurs (20-59) travel to face off against the Oklahoma City Thunder (54-25) on Wednesday, April 10th. This game will be played at Paycom Center in Oklahoma City and televised on BSO. Both team’s come into this one having won their previous games. Tip-off is set for 8:00 ET.

Spurs vs Thunder

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The Spurs Are Coming Off A Win

The Spurs’ most recent game versus the Grizzlies saw Victor Wembanyama lead the Spurs with 18 points while shooting 9/19 from the field. Julian Champagnie also added 17 points as the Spurs won the game by a score of 102-87.

In their last five games, the Spurs are 2-3 and have an overall record of 20-59. On the road, the Spurs are 10-30 this season, compared to 10-29 at home.

Currently, San Antonio holds an above .500 ATS record of 42-37 so far this year. San Antonio has covered the spread in six straight road games and are 22-18 ATS on the road compared to 20-19 at home.

The Thunder Are Coming Off A Win

The Thunder beat the Kings in their most recent game, ending with a score of 112-105. Not only did the Thunder win this game straight-up, but they also covered the spread as -5.5 point favorites. As for the over/under, the combined score of 217 points didn’t reach the over/under line of 227.5.

Coming into today, the Thunder are 54-25 overall and are looking to add to their two game winning streak. In non-conference games, they are 20-9 while going 34-16 against other Western Conference teams.

Oklahoma City comes in with an overall ATS record of 44-35 so far this season. The Thunder maintain an ATS record of 20-21 on the road, while they have a 24-14 record vs. the spread when playing at home.

Spurs Offense Breakdown

In 79 games games, San Antonio has an average of 112.1 points per game (22nd).

On the season, the Spurs are 22nd in the NBA in scoring at 112.1 points per game. However, they have been better at home, averaging 113.8 points compared to 110.5 on the road.

San Antonio has been one of the more up-tempo teams in the league, ranking 3rd in pace at 101.1 possessions per game. In terms of field goal percentage, the Spurs are 25th at 46%.

When it comes to three-point shooting, the Spurs are 17th in made threes at 12.6 per game. Overall, they have hit 34% of their attempts from beyond the arc.

Thunder Offense Breakdown

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Coming into today’s action, Oklahoma City is averaging 119.7 points per contest. This figure places them 3rd in the league.

At home, the Thunder are averaging 122.7 points per game, which is 3rd in the NBA. Overall, they are 3rd in scoring at 119.7 points per game. When it comes to pace, Oklahoma City is 10th in the league at 99.5 possessions per game.

When it comes to shooting, the Thunder are 2nd in the NBA in field goal percentage at 49%. They are also 5th in two-point shooting at 56%.

From beyond the arc, Oklahoma City is 2nd in three-point shooting at 38%. They are averaging 13.3 made threes per game, which is 9th in the league.

Spurs Team Defense

Coming into today’s game, the Spurs’ defense is giving up an average of 118.8 points per contest. On two point field goal attempts, the Spurs’ defensive unit is allowing a field goal percentage of 55.6% and allowing 37.3% from beyond the arc.

Thunder Team Defense

Coming into today’s game, the Thunder’s defense is giving up an average of 113.4 points per contest. Opponents are hitting 52.3% of their two-point field goal attempts this season, and they’re also connecting on 36.8% of their three-point attempts.

Key Players For The Spurs And Thunder

In today’s game, our projections have Victor Wembanyama leading the Spurs with 21 points on 8/16 shooting from the field. During this season, he is delivering an average of 21.3 points per game, along with 10.6 rebounds.

On the opposing side, we anticipate Shai Gilgeous-Alexander to be the top scorer for the Thunder. Our projection has him finishing the game with 30, and he is expected to secure 5 rebounds. For the season, he has a field goal percentage of 53.9% and is averaging 30.4 points per contest.

Spurs vs Thunder Trends

  • Across their ten previous road games, San Antonio has an ATS mark of 8-2. Their straight up record in these matchups was 4-6 while averaging 112 points per game.
  • Across their ten previous home games, Oklahoma City has an ATS mark of 2-8. Their straight up record in these matchups was 6-4 while averaging 113 points per game.
  • Looking back on the team’s last ten games as the underdog, the Spurs have a straight up record of 4-6. Their record vs the spread in these games was 7-3.
  • Over the team’s last three games as the favorite, the Thunder struggled vs the spread going just 1-2. However, they still had a straight up mark of 3-0.

Spurs vs Thunder Prediction

The Thunder is our pick to not only win with a projected score of 117-99. But we also favor them to cover the spread. Our bet is on the Thunder at -15.

Regarding the over/under, the current line is set at 226.5, and our model predicts the Spurs and Thunder to score a combined 216 points. We recommend betting on the under.

All odds are courtesy of Action247 Sportsbook. Good luck!!

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