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Memphis finds itself just one more win away from its first ever trip to the Western Conference Finals. It rallied from a 17-point deficit this past Monday night in Game 4 to take a commanding 3-1 series lead with a 103-97 overtime victory as a five-point home favorite.
Oklahoma City snuck out with a win at home in Game One, but Memphis turned the tables and took Game Two on the road. Now, it is the Grizzlies who control home court through the rest of the series. Can Kevin Durant carry the Thunder to the Western Conference finals or will it be the Memphis Grizzlies making their first appearance there? Let’s take a look at Game Three.
The Memphis Grizzlies let an amazing opportunity to grab a 1-0 lead on Oklahoma City’s home floor slip away in Game One. Can the Grizzlies bounce back and pick up the split or will the Thunder take a 2-0 lead?
The Houston Rockets will try to avoid digging a 2-0 hole in their series with the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night. Houston was dominated 120-91 by Oklahoma City in Game One. The Rockets shot only 36 percent, and they were never really in the game. Will this one be any closer or will the Thunder roll to another victory?
G James Harden is back! He is going to be guiding his Houston Rockets into NBA betting action against the team that traded him in the offseason, the Oklahoma City Thunder. Game 1 is the final game of the opening weekend of the playoffs, and it tips on Sunday night at 9:30 p.m. ET.
We have a very entertaining Western Conference matchup on Thursday night when the high flying Oklahoma City Thunder head to Oakland to take on the run and gun Golden State Warriors. This is a nationally televised event in what could be a preview of a potential playoff matchup.
The Spurs snapped a rare two-game skid with a lopsided 98-84 romp over Orlando on Wednesday night as 12.5-point home favorites. They are now 7-3 straight-up in their last 10 games but a costly 3-7 against the spread. The total has stayed UNDER in five of their last six games.
While the betting public was probably glued to Monday night’s Miami verse Boston game, the Nuggets quietly extended their current winning streak to 12 games with a thrilling 119-118 overtime victory over Chicago as 3.5-point road favorites.
The Utah Jazz have been passed up by the Los Angeles Lakers in the Western Conference standings. If Utah is going to have any chance at a playoff run, they’ll have to kick it into gear very soon. Oklahoma City is 28-4 at home this year, so the Jazz will have their work cut out for them Wednesday night in Oklahoma City. Utah beat the Thunder last month, but that game was in Salt Lake City. The task will be much tougher this time around.
By virtue of a five-game winning streak that includes a 91-79 rout of Boston this past Sunday as an 11-point home favorite, Oklahoma City can tie the Spurs for the top spot in the Western Conference with a win on Monday night. The Thunder are 47-16 straight-up this season and, after covering in seven of their last nine games, a profitable 38-23-2 against the spread.