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Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder 4/8/2021 NBA Odds and Picks

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Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder 4-8-2021 NBA Odds and Picks

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder 4/8/2021 – Cleveland Cavaliers will hit the road in this game to square off against Oklahoma City Thunder from Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Cleveland Cavaliers are holding the 12th spot in the Eastern Conference play. The Cavs are struggling to make it past their opponents and they look forward to getting past the Thunder. As for Oklahoma, they are holding the 13th spot in the Western Conference play and they enter this game with a losing streak. The NBA odds for today are out as these teams battle in an exciting non-conference game.

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder 4/8/2021

When: April 8, 2021 8:00 PM ET
Where: Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
TV: Bally Sports OK | Bally Sports Ohio
Stream: NBA League Pass

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder 4/8/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Cleveland Cavaliers -3 (-110) 212 o (-110) -133
Oklahoma City Thunder +3 (-110) 212 u (-110) +110
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Cleveland Cavaliers Betting

The Cavaliers on 18 and dropped 32 games on the season. Cleveland is trailing the Raptors and is ahead of the Wizards. In their last game, the Cavs managed to defeat the San Antonio Spurs with a final score of 125-101. The Cavaliers are touching an average of 103.1 points per game with their scoring offense. Darius Garland tossed in 37 points against the Spurs after going 14 for 22 with seven assists. Collin Sexton was the other notable player to score 22 points and five assists for Cleveland.

Players to watch: C. Sexton PG 43 GP 43 GS 35.9 MIN 23.9 PTS 0.8 OR 2.1 DR 2.9 REB 4.2 AST 1.2 STL 0.1 BLK 2.7 TO 2.7 PF 1.5 AST/TO 20.18 PER

D. Garland PG 41 GP 38 GS 33.3 MIN 16.7 PTS 0.5 OR 1.9 DR 2.4 REB 5.9 AST 1.2 STL 0.1 BLK 3 TO 2.3 PF 1.9 AST/TO 15.41 PER

J. Allen C * 32 GP 21 GS 29.4 MIN 13.8 PTS 3 OR 6.7 DR 9.7 REB 1.7 AST 0.4 STL 1.7 BLK 1.3 TO 1.5 PF 1.3 AST/TO 25.32 PER.

Oklahoma City Thunder Betting

Oklahoma City Thunder won 20 and dropped 31 games on the season. The Thunder will enter this game riding a four-game losing streak. Oklahoma continues to trail the Kings and they remain ahead of the Rockets. In their last outing, the Thunder lost against Charlotte Hornets with a final score of 113-102. Theo Maledon and Aleksej tossed in 25 points each for the Thunder after going 18 for 32. Tony Bradley contributed a dozen points with seven boards in their defeat.

Players to watch: S. Gilgeous-Alexander SG 35 GP 35 GS 33.7 MIN 23.7 PTS 0.5 OR 4.2 DR 4.7 REB 5.9 AST 0.8 STL 0.7 BLK 3 TO 2 PF 2 AST/TO 25.4 PER

A. Horford C 28 GP 28 GS 27.9 MIN 14.2 PTS 1 OR 5.7 DR 6.7 REB 3.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.9 BLK 1 TO 1.7 PF 3.2 AST/TO 20.47 PER

L. Dort SF 41 GP 41 GS 29.3 MIN 12.6 PTS 0.7 OR 2.8 DR 3.4 REB 1.6 AST 0.9 STL 0.4 BLK 1.4 TO 2.4 PF 1.1 AST/TO 10.89 PER.

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder 4/8/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Cleveland Cavaliers

Cleveland are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland’s last 7 games.
Cleveland are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Cleveland are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Oklahoma City.
Cavaliers are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games against Oklahoma City.
Cleveland are 4-16 SU in their last 20 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Cleveland’s last 10 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma City.
Cleveland are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games this season.
Cavaliers are 4-15 ATS in their last 19 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Cleveland are 0-8 ATS in their last 8 games against an opponent in the Northwest Division division.

Oklahoma City Thunder

Oklahoma City are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oklahoma City’s last 6 games.
Oklahoma City are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oklahoma City’s last 5 games against Cleveland.
Oklahoma City are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Oklahoma City’s last 10 games when playing at home against Cleveland.
Oklahoma City are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games this season.
Oklahoma City are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oklahoma City’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.
Oklahoma City are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games played in April.

Injuries

Cleveland Cavaliers

Larry Nance Jr. PF Illness is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Oklahoma City
Jarrett Allen C Concussion is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Oklahoma City
Dylan Windler SF Knee is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City Thunder

Al Horford C None is out for season
Mike Muscala C Ankle is “?” Thursday vs Cleveland
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander PG Foot is out indefinitely
Isaiah Roby PF Concussion is out indefinitely
Darius Bazley PF Shoulder is out indefinitely
Luguentz Dort SG Concussion is out indefinitely
Josh Hall SF Concussion is out indefinitely

Head-to-Head
Cleveland Cavaliers Oklahoma City Thunder
20-30-0 Against the Spread 24-25-1
21-28-1 Straight Up 25-25-0
103 Points per Game 106
111 Points Allowed per Game 114
44.97 Offensive FG% 44.5
73.11 Offensive FT% 73.88
33.45 Offensive 3PT% 34.59
47.78 Defensive FG% 46.91
77.56 Defensive FT% 76.46
38.18 Defensive 3PT% 35.56

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Betting Picks

Both teams are not performing at their peak this season and their chances of getting to the top are way too slim. However, the NBA predictions 2021 are slanting towards the Cavs to win this game with their potential defense.

Moneyline: The ML set for the Cavs in this game is -133 and the ML set for the Thunder is +110.

ATS: A spread of -3 (-110) is out for Cleveland and a spread of +3 (-110) is out for the Thunder.

TOTALs: The total will go over 212 (-110) for the Cavs and the same will go under for the Thunder.

Score Prediction: 108 – 102, Cavaliers