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Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder: Don Best NBA Odds & Trends for 12/23/2020 - POSTPONED

Houston is just a 2-point favorite against Oklahoma City when the Rockets (0-0) and the Thunder (0-0) take the court on December 23, 2020 in a game oddsmakers expect to be a hard-fought matchup. A point total of 216.5 has been set for the game.

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Rockets vs. Thunder Betting Data

Rockets vs Thunder Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Rockets -2 -110 -110 216.5 -110 -110

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Rockets Betting Data

  • Houston had a losing 37-45-1 record against the spread last season.
  • The Rockets did not fare well as a 2-point favorite, going 26-35 against the spread when favored by at least 2 points.
  • Houston hit the over less than half of the time last season, in 32 of 83 games (38.6%).

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Thunder Betting Data

  • Oklahoma City had a winning record (46-31-1) against the spread last season.
  • The Thunder were 12-15-1 against the spread when at least 2-point underdogs.
  • Oklahoma City hit the over on the point total in 36 of 78 games last season (46.2%).

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Point Total Insights

  • In Houston's matchups last season, the Rockets and their opponents exceeded Wednesday's point total of 216.5 points 64 times (76.2% of opportunities).
  • 42 Oklahoma City games last year (53.2% of its matchups) ended with a final score greater than Wednesday's total of 216.5 points.
  • These two teams surrendered a combined 222.3 points per game last season, 5.8 more than this contest's over/under.
  • Last season, the average total for Rockets games was 230.1 points, 13.6 more than the over/under of 216.5 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 2.0 points separates the average total points bet in Thunder's games (218.5 points) and this game's over/under (216.5 points).

Previous Matchups

Houston and Oklahoma City have each won five games over the last 10 head-to-head matchups, while the Thunder are 6-3 against the spread when playing the Rockets.

Rockets vs Thunder in 2020-21
Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
9/2/2020 - Rockets - - - - Playoffs 104-102 HOU
8/31/2020 Rockets Thunder -5.5 226 -219 180 Playoffs 104-100 OKC
8/29/2020 Rockets Rockets -5 228.5 -211 170 Playoffs 114-80 HOU
8/24/2020 Rockets Thunder -2.5 223.5 -144 120 Playoffs 117-114 OKC
8/22/2020 Rockets Thunder -2 222.5 -131 110 Playoffs 119-107 OKC
8/20/2020 Rockets Rockets -2 226.5 -134 112 Playoffs 111-98 HOU
8/18/2020 Thunder Rockets -1 225 -113 -106 Playoffs 123-108 HOU
1/20/2020 Rockets Rockets -7 230.5 -310 251 Regular Season 112-107 OKC
1/9/2020 Rockets Thunder -4 227.5 -176 146 Regular Season 113-92 OKC
10/28/2019 Rockets Rockets -9.5 228 -600 432 Regular Season 116-112 HOU
  • 8/24/2020 DNP - Rockets: Russell Westbrook
  • 8/22/2020 DNP - Rockets: Russell Westbrook
  • 8/20/2020 DNP - Rockets: Russell Westbrook
  • 8/18/2020 DNP - Rockets: Russell Westbrook
  • 1/9/2020 DNP - Rockets: Eric Gordon
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    Rockets Players to Watch

    • Al Horford grabbed 6.8 rebounds and distributed 4.0 assists per game along with scoring 11.9 points per contest last season.
    • Shai Gilgeous-Alexander dropped 19.0 points a game in addition to his 5.9 rebounds and 3.3 assists.
    • Trevor Ariza hit an average of 1.6 shots per game from beyond the arc a season ago.
    • Ariza and Horford were defensive standouts last season, with Ariza averaging 1.6 steals per game and Horford collecting 0.9 blocks per contest.

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    Thunder Players to Watch

    • Horford averaged 11.9 points, 6.8 rebounds, and 4.0 assists per game last season.
    • Gilgeous-Alexander dropped 19.0 points a game in addition to his 5.9 rebounds and 3.3 assists.
    • Ariza hit an average of 1.6 shots per game from beyond the arc a season ago.
    • Ariza averaged 1.6 takeaways per game, while Horford compiled 0.9 rejections per contest.

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    Injury Report

    Rockets:

    Chris Clemons: Out For Season (Achilles),

    DeMarcus Cousins: Day To Day (Contract Tracing),

    John Wall: Day To Day (Contract Tracing),

    Ben McLemore: Out (Self isolating),

    Kenyon Martin Jr.: Out (Self isolating),

    Jae'Sean Tate: Out (Contract tracing)

    Thunder:

    Ty Jerome: Out (Left ankle),

    Trevor Ariza: Out (Personal),

    Theo Maledon: Out (Not With Team)

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