Oklahoma City Thunder vs San Antonio Spurs 3/4/2021 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Oklahoma City Thunder vs San Antonio Spurs 3/4/2021 – The San Antonio Spurs are quietly sitting in the playoff picture in the NBA Western Conference as of the moment. They will be facing a struggling Oklahoma City Thunder in their home court at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas this March 4, Thursday. The game begins at exactly 9:00 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be shown live on television at FOX Sports Southwest and FOX Sports Oklahoma. NBA League Pass subscribers can enjoy the game via online live streaming. The Oklahoma City Thunder are quite outclassed by the San Antonio Spurs and seen as the underdogs in NBA Odds.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs San Antonio Spurs 3/4/2021
Oklahoma City Thunder vs San Antonio Spurs 3/4/2021 Betting Odds
Oklahoma City Thunder Betting
The Oklahoma City Thunder is coming in this matchup against the San Antonio Spurs with a 14-21 record. They are third to the last in the NBA Western Conference standings just above the Houston Rockets and Minnesota Timberwolves. This team lost their last two games against the Denver Nuggets and the latest were the Dallas Mavericks by a low scoring affair, 78-87. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander just shot 33% from the field to finish with only 15 points. The best player so far for the Thunder was Darius Bazley who had 11 points and 10 rebounds. Ty Jerome came off the bench with 13 points.
Players to watch: S. Gilgeous-Alexander SG 29 GP 29 GS 33.9 MIN 22.9 PTS 0.6 OR 4.6 DR 5.2 REB 6.2 AST 0.8 STL 0.7 BLK 2.9 TO 2 PF 2.1 AST/TO 21.71 PER
A. Horford C 24 GP 24 GS 28.2 MIN 14 PTS 1 OR 5.7 DR 6.7 REB 3.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.9 BLK 1.1 TO 1.8 PF 3.1 AST/TO 16.69 PER
L. Dort SF 3 GP 0 GS 26.7 MIN 12.3 PTS 1 OR 2 DR 3 REB 3.7 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 0.3 TO 3.7 PF 11 AST/TO 18.74 PER.
San Antonio Spurs Betting
The San Antonio Spurs are back in the playoff picture and it has given smiles to Coach Greg Popovich after the team got eliminated last season. The team now holds an 18-13 record and they are sandwiched by the Portland Trail Blazers and San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Western Conference standings. Their last match was against the New York Knicks as they pulled the surging team to the ground with an 119-93 win. Trey Lyles stepped up by leading the team in scoring with 28 points. DeJounte Murray was not far behind with 17 points while DeMar Derozan played ball-distributor tallying 10 points and 11 assists.
Players to Watch: D. DeRozan SF 28 GP 28 GS 33.8 MIN 20 PTS 0.8 OR 4.1 DR 4.9 REB 7.3 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 1.6 TO 1.9 PF 4.6 AST/TO 22.25 PER
D. Murray PG 31 GP 31 GS 30.9 MIN 15.8 PTS 0.6 OR 6.5 DR 7.1 REB 5.3 AST 1.6 STL 0.1 BLK 1.5 TO 2.1 PF 3.4 AST/TO 17.48 PER
K. Johnson SF 28 GP 27 GS 29.4 MIN 14.3 PTS 1.7 OR 5.1 DR 6.8 REB 2.2 AST 0.8 STL 0.5 BLK 1.4 TO 2.2 PF 1.6 AST/TO 15.59 PER.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs San Antonio Spurs 3/4/2021 Betting Numbers
Oklahoma City Thunder
Oklahoma City are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
San Antonio Spurs
San Antonio are 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games.
Oklahoma City Thunder
Trevor Ariza SF Personal is out indefinitely
San Antonio Spurs
LaMarcus Aldridge PF Illness is “?” Thursday vs Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City Thunder vs San Antonio Spurs Betting Picks
The San Antonio Spurs are quite tough to beat especially if they are in their home court. It would take something special for the Oklahoma City Thunder to mount a victory and they pose as the riskier bet in Sportsbook.
Moneyline: The Thunder are given an ML of +195 if they manage to pull an upset win while the Spurs are -238.
ATS: It is a wide six points in between both teams across the spread with the Spurs owning the -6 while the Thunder are +6.
TOTALs: It is 219.5 points on the total with the Thunder going over and the Spurs are the team under.
Score Prediction: 114 – 106, Spurs