Brooklyn Nets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder 1/29/2021 Betting Preview: Computer Picks, Odds, Line, Spread and Trends

Written by on January 29, 2021

The Brooklyn Nets (12-8) are 8.5-point favorites as they attempt to continue a three-game win streak when they visit the Oklahoma City Thunder (8-9) on Friday, January 29, 2021 at Chesapeake Energy Arena. The contest airs at 8:00 PM ET on FS-OK. The point total in the matchup is 230.5.

Betting Information

Nets vs Thunder Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Nets -8.5 -110 -110 230.5 -110 -110
Place a bet on Brooklyn Nets or the Oklahoma City Thunder for Friday’s game.

Head to Head

In the last 10 head-to-head meetings, Oklahoma City has an 8-2 record against Brooklyn. The Thunder have an advantage against the spread as well (2-0) when playing the Nets.

Nets vs Thunder in 2020-21
Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/10/2021 Nets Nets -7.5 224.5 -335 260 Regular Season 129-116 OKC
1/7/2020 Nets Nets -1 217 -114 -106 Regular Season 111-103 OKC
3/13/2019 Thunder Regular Season 108-96 OKC
12/5/2018 Nets Regular Season 114-112 OKC
1/23/2018 Thunder Regular Season 109-108 OKC
12/7/2017 Nets Regular Season 100-95 BKN
3/14/2017 Nets Regular Season 122-104 OKC
11/18/2016 Thunder Regular Season 124-105 OKC
1/24/2016 Nets Regular Season 116-106 BKN
11/25/2015 Thunder Regular Season 110-99 OKC
  • 1/7/2020 DNP – Nets: Kyrie Irving; Thunder: Danilo Gallinari
  • Nets Betting Information

    • Brooklyn has struggled against the spread, going 8-12 on the year.
    • The Nets have struggled to cover, going just 0-3 ATS when favored by at least 8.5 points.
    • In 14 of 20 (70%) contests this season, Brooklyn and its opponents have hit the total.
    Bet on the Brooklyn Nets to win the NBA Championship.

    Thunder Betting Information

    • Oklahoma City has a 10-7 record against the spread, covering in 58.8% of their games.
    • In 8 out Oklahoma City’s 17 games this season, (47.1%) the teams have combined to hit the over.
    Bet on the Oklahoma City Thunder to win the NBA Championship.

    Over/Under Analysis

    • In 55% of their games this year (11 of 20 chances), the Nets and their opponents have combined to put up more than this matchup’s over/under of 230.5 points.
    • In three of 17 games (17.6%) this year, Oklahoma City and its opponents have combined to score more than 230.5 points.
    • The Nets and the Thunder combine to average 4.5 fewer points per game than the over/under of 230.5 set for this game.
    • Opponents of the two teams average a combined 2.3 less points per game (228.2) than this matchup’s over/under of 230.5 points.
    • The Nets’ average point total in matchups this year is 235.5, 5.0 points higher than the total in this game.
    • The average total for Thunder games this season is 11.9 fewer points than the point total of 230.5 in this outing.
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    Nets Leaders

    • Kevin Durant leads the Nets in points and rebounds. He puts up 30.5 points per game while adding 7.5 rebounds.
    • The squad is led in assists by James Harden’s 11.1 per game.
    • The Nets are led by Kyrie Irving from long distance. He connects on 3.2 shots from deep per game.
    • Harden leads the team with 1.1 steals per game. Durant collects 1.5 blocks a contest to pace Brooklyn.

    Thunder Leaders

    • Shai Gilgeous-Alexander’s excellent showing this season give him the top spot on the Thunder scoring and assists leaderboards with 21.8 points per game and 6.5 assists per game.
    • Al Horford collects all of the boards and is the Oklahoma City leader in rebounds, getting 7.4 per game.
    • Luguentz Dort leads the Thunder in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 2.3 made threes per game.
    • Oklahoma City’s Hamidou Diallo has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.0 per game and Aleksej Pokusevski is first in blocks with 1.2 per game.
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