LeBron James will be up against Kevin Durant on Thursday night as the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Oklahoma City Thunder in marquee NBA betting action at the sportsbooks.
The Cavaliers head into this matchup on a profitable run against the Thunder, with Cleveland going 3-0 ATS in their last three games against Oklahoma City and 4-1 ATS in their five most recent matchups. The UNDER has paid off for totals bettors in five of their last seven meetings.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Opening Odds and Betting Line
Those looking to pick the visitors as their prediction to cover in this one found the Cleveland Cavaliers listed as 3-point underdogs earlier at 5Dimes. Meanwhile, the OVER/UNDER total betting line for this game was set at 203.5 at BetOnline but may have moved since the betting odds opened.
Computer Prediction: Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Pick
Odds – VSB
computer prediction formulas pick a 103-97 win for the Cavaliers on Thursday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Supporters of the Cleveland Cavaliers have seen them go 13-7 and 9-11 ATS so far this NBA season, while the Oklahoma City Thunder are at 8-13 and 10-10-1 ATS. In Over/Under totals betting, the Thunder are 6-14-1, while the Cleveland Cavaliers are 8-11-1. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Oklahoma City vs Cleveland injuries news.
The Thunder – Cavaliers betting odds would favor the Cavaliers if the lines were set according to power rankings. Oklahoma City is rated No. 20 in our latest Odds – VSB
poll, while the Cleveland Cavaliers sit at No. 8.
How Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Stats Matchup
The game also pits Oklahoma City’s No. 28-ranked offense averaging 93.48 PPG, against a Cleveland Cavaliers defense that ranks No. 10 at 98.25 PPG. The Oklahoma City Thunder field goal percentage has averaged 43.09% so far, less than the Cleveland Cavaliers shooters have achieved on the year, 46.6% per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Cavaliers got a 35-point performance from LeBron James as Cleveland handed Toronto a 105-101 defeat on Tuesday at Quicken Loans Arena.
The Thunder got a 28-point performance from Russell Westbrook as Oklahoma City ran past Milwaukee 114-101 on Tuesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Betting Odds Trends
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cleveland’s last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Cleveland’s last 12 games
Cleveland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Oklahoma City is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Oklahoma City is 8-15 SU in its last 23 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Oklahoma City’s last 8 games
Oklahoma City is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Cleveland at New Orleans, Friday, December 12th
Oklahoma City at Minnesota, Friday, December 12th