How to Bet San Antonio Spurs vs OKC Thunder NBA Lines

Posted by Ryan Knuppel on March 25, 2016 in

Saturday presents a great opportunity for NBA betting fans. Two of the top teams in the Western Conference will get together in Oklahoma City on Friday night when the San Antonio Spurs visit the Oklahoma City Thunder. Heading into Friday’s game against the Grizzlies at home, the Spurs were second in the Western Conference with a 60-11 record. Despite winning 60 games, the Spurs were still 4 games behind Golden State. For Oklahoma City, they are pretty much locked into the third seed in the West. The Thunder are 49-22 on the season. This is a possible second round matchup in the Western Conference postseason.

How to Bet San Antonio Spurs vs OKC Thunder NBA Lines

  • When: Saturday, March 26 at 8:00 PM EST
  • Where: Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, OK
  • TV: FS Oklahoma HD, NBATV
  • Radio: WWLS 98.1FM OKC / 930AM (ESP)
  • Live Radio: Thunder Radio
  • Stream Option: NBA Stream
  • NCAAB Odds: TBA

Why Bet on the OKC Thunder

The Oklahoma City Thunder are looking to play their best basketball at the right time of the season. The Thunder won five straight games and 7 out of their last 10 heading into Thursday’s game against the Jazz. Oklahoma City is getting 28 points per game from Kevin Durant, with Russell Westbrook adding 20+ as well. The Thunder are 2nd in the NBA in scoring; averaging more than 110 points per game. The Thunder have topped their win total of a season ago, and will need to finish 10-1 to match two seasons ago.

Why Bet on the San Antonio Spurs

The San Antonio Spurs are going to win 60+ games for the second time in three seasons. Last year, the Spurs won just 55 in the regular season, which followed their 62 of a the previous season. The Spurs are the best defensive team in all of the NBA; allowing just over 92 points per game. San Antonio has enjoyed the free agent signing of LaMarcus Aldridge, as he is a key factor in why the Spurs are a top 8 rebounding team in the league. San Antonio’s leading scorer Kawhi Leonard is averaging more than 21 points per game.

Expert Pick & Final Score Prediction

This should be a really fun basketball game. The Oklahoma City Thunder have two of the top scorers in all of the game of basketball. The Spurs are a team that just finds ways to win basketball games. This should be a fun game, and the deciding factor will be the team that is playing at home. The Oklahoma City Thunder are going to use their freakish athleticism to beat the San Antonio Spurs at home. The bet here is the Oklahoma City Thunder -1 over the San Antonio Spurs. The final score prediction is Thunder 109 and Spurs 104.