Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 2/1/2021 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 2/1/2021 – The Houston Rockets are on the verge of owning a record above .500 if they manage to win their next game. This team has to do that on the road against the struggling Oklahoma City Thunder this coming Monday, February 1 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. NBA TV will have the broadcast rights for this game and it will be aired live at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time while the same feed can be seen through an online live stream via NBA League Pass subscription. The Houston Rockets are coming in this game as the favorites by NBA Lines to win this game over the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 2/1/2021
Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 2/1/2021 Betting Odds
Houston Rockets Betting
The Houston Rockets are now riding a five-game winning streak and they defeated the New Orleans Pelicans by 14 points during their most recent game. Their record caught up and now at 9-9. Christian Wood was the best player and outmatched Zion Williamson with 27 points and nine rebounds. Victor Oladipo followed him up with 20 points, seven assists and six rebounds while John Wall tallied 15 points and nine assists. The Rockets are looking like a team that found their identity already post-Harden years. They are showcasing an exciting brand of basketball that is eye candy for the fans.
Players to watch: C. Wood C 14 GP 14 GS 33 MIN 23.6 PTS 1.9 OR 8.9 DR 10.7 REB 1.2 AST 0.8 STL 1.6 BLK 2 TO 2 PF 0.6 AST/TO 24.01 PER
V. Oladipo SG * 6 GP 6 GS 32.8 MIN 22 PTS 0.2 OR 4.8 DR 5 REB 5.2 AST 1.2 STL 0.7 BLK 2.5 TO 2.2 PF 2.1 AST/TO 16.56 PER
J. Wall PG 11 GP 11 GS 30.7 MIN 17.8 PTS 0.6 OR 3.3 DR 3.9 REB 5.8 AST 1 STL 0.8 BLK 2.9 TO 1.3 PF 2 AST/TO 16.85 PER.
Oklahoma City Thunder Betting
The Oklahoma City Thunder managed to keep up with the high scoring game against the Brooklyn Nets and the score finished at 125-147. They just now have to be cohesive on the defensive and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander needs to be the vocal leader of the team. He was the best scorer during their last game with 24 points and Theo Maledon also chipped in with 24 points and missed only one shot while draining all his six three-point attempts. Hamadou Diallo also came from the bench stepping up with a good performance and gave the team 18 hard-earned points.
Players to Watch: S. Gilgeous-Alexander SG 18 GP 18 GS 33.6 MIN 21.9 PTS 0.7 OR 4.7 DR 5.4 REB 6.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.6 BLK 2.8 TO 2.1 PF 2.3 AST/TO 22.1 PER
L. Dort SF 18 GP 18 GS 29.1 MIN 12.7 PTS 0.6 OR 2.7 DR 3.3 REB 1.2 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 1.3 TO 2.7 PF 1 AST/TO 11.43 PER
A. Horford C 11 GP 11 GS 27 MIN 12.5 PTS 0.7 OR 6.6 DR 7.4 REB 2.5 AST 0.6 STL 0.9 BLK 0.7 TO 1.5 PF 3.5 AST/TO 16.3 PER.
Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 2/1/2021 Betting Numbers
Houston are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Oklahoma City Thunder
Oklahoma City are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games.
Dante Exum PG Calf is OUT 1-2 months
Oklahoma City Thunder
Trevor Ariza SF Personal is OUT Monday vs Houston
Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder Betting Picks
The Houston Rockets are going to the moon with the way they are playing. They will be the best bet according to Sports Gambling to win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. John Wall and Victor Oladipo are surprisingly doing well against each other and that will be a big load for the Thunder to bear.
Moneyline: The Rockets are given the ML of -122 as the favored team to win while the Thunder are at +180.
ATS: It is 5.5 points across the spread with the Rockets taking the -5.5 while the Thunder are on the other side with +5.5.
TOTALs: It is seen that both teams will be trying to reach the 222 total. Rockets should be over and the Thunder are under.
Score Prediction: 115 – 108, Rockets