The Oklahoma City Thunder will be looking to get some revenge on the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday as the Western Conference teams hit the floor in NBA betting action at the online sportsbooks.
New Orleans topped Oklahoma City 112-104 as a 3.5-point home underdog on the NBA odds in their first meeting of the season on December 2 in an OVER result for totals bettors. The Thunder are 8-2 SU but just 5-5 ATS in their last 10 games against the Pelicans dating back to 2012.
Computer Prediction: New Orleans Pelicans vs Oklahoma City Thunder Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 104-100 result in favor of the Thunder. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
New Orleans Pelicans vs Oklahoma City Thunder Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Oklahoma City Thunder currently sport a record of 13-14, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 14-12-1 ATS. The New Orleans Pelicans are 13-13 and 14-12 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Thunder post a 8-18-1 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Pelicans have gone 15-10-1 against the total number of points scored. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Oklahoma City vs New Orleans injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 10 (Oklahoma City Thunder) and the No. 16 (Pelicans) teams in the league, according to our current NBA betting Power Rankings at Odds – VSB
How New Orleans Pelicans vs Oklahoma City Thunder Stats Matchup
Offensively the game matches up Oklahoma City’s No. 21-ranked offense (96.52 PPG) against a New Orleans Pelicans defense that ranks No. 24 at 102.58 PPG. The Oklahoma City Thunder have averaged 43.98% from the field per game, less than the New Orleans Pelicans have managed so far this NBA season (45.97% on average).
Recent Outings Betting Recap
New Orleans was crushed on Saturday, getting run out of the gym by Portland and falling 114-88 at Smoothie King Center.
The Thunder got a 31-point performance from Russell Westbrook as Oklahoma City handed Los Angeles a 104-103 defeat on Friday at STAPLES Center.
New Orleans Pelicans vs Oklahoma City Thunder Betting Odds Trends
New Orleans is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of New Orleans’s last 7 games
New Orleans is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
New Orleans is 5-15 SU in its last 20 games on the road
Oklahoma City is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
Oklahoma City is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Oklahoma City’s last 18 games
Oklahoma City is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
New Orleans at Indiana, Tuesday, December 23rd
Oklahoma City home to Portland, Tuesday, December 23rd