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NBA 2k20 Sim: Oklahoma City Thunder vs Houston Rockets 5/6/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
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Oklahoma City Thunder vs Houston Rockets 5/6/2020 – These are two of the top teams in the NBA Western Conference that will go to battle as the Oklahoma City Thunder are against the Houston Rockets in this NBA 2k20 simulation game. This match will be shown on Twitch.tv/nba2klivesims on Wednesday, May 6. The Oklahoma City Thunder were once predicted to miss the playoffs are fifth in the NBA Western Conference standings with a record of 40-24. Having the same record are the Houston Rockets who are seen as underachieving with two MVPs in their roster. Even underperforming in the 2019-20 season, simulations are different as the Rockets are seen by NBA Run Line as the team with the advantage over the Thunder.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Houston Rockets 5/6/2020
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Houston Rockets 5/6/2020 Betting Odds
Oklahoma City Thunder Betting
The Thunder are one of the exciting teams to watch as Chris Paul orchestrates the team in offense and defense with his 87 overall rating. At 34-years-old, there is a lot left in Paul’s tank as he owns an A+ in mid-range, perimeter defense and potential. Paul is given great support from three players who have an 84 overall rating and they are Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Danilo Gallinari and Steven Adams. Gallinari and Gilgeous-Alexander each has an A- in inside scoring and mid-range while Adams mans the paint as he has an A in inside defense and rebounds. Joining Paul in the backcourt is high-scoring guard Denis Schroder who is at 81 overall rating. They have Nerlens Noel backing up Adams with a 78 overall and a healthy Andre Roberson, a lockdown defender who missed the entire season at 76 overall.
Houston Rockets Betting
Not many teams can say they have two MVPs in their team as the Houston Rockets are still boasting James Harden and Russel Westbrook as the team’s leaders. Harden is at 97 overall with an A+ in inside scoring, mid-range, playmaking and potential while Westbrook is at 89 overall along with an A+ in inside scoring and potential. Ryan Covington is a mid-season acquisition and he is at 80 overall with an A+ in perimeter defense. Joining the guard rotation is sharpshooting Eric Gordon at 89 overall as he has an A- in thee point shooting and inside scoring. Daniel House and P.J. Tucker are both at 76 overall in NBA 2k20 simulations. House has an A- in three-point shooting along with Tucker. At 6-foot-5, Tucker is the center for the team in Mike D’Antoni’s small ball and he also owns an A- in inside and perimeter defense.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Houston Rockets Betting Picks
The Rockets may go crazy with Westbrook and Harden but they are weak in the interior. Bet On NBA Games see them with a slight advantage over the Thunder. Oklahoma City will be relying on their defense to win this game but the safer bet is still with Houston.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Thunder is at -105 while the Rockets have a slight edge with -125.
ATS: It is just 1.5 points across the spread for this simulation. Oklahoma is at +1.5 while Rockets sit on -1.5.
TOTALs: This is expected to be a high-scoring affair as both teams are expected to go over the 114.5 total.
Score Prediction: 115 – 113 Rockets