San Antonio Spurs at Oklahoma City Thunder - 4/3/14
San Antonio Spurs (58-16) at Oklahoma City Thunder (54-19)
NBA Basketball: Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 8:00 pm (Chesapeake Energy Arena)
The Line: Oklahoma City Thunder -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: FSOK, TNT
The San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder will meet for the fourth and final time during the regular season on Thursday. The Thunder lead the series 3-0.
The Spurs have been playing probably the best basketball of the season by any team lately, winning 19 straight games. The Spurs have not lost since February 21 and are close to clinching the best overall record in the NBA. On the season, the Spurs average 105.6 points on 48.9 percent shooting and allow 97.1 points on 44.2 percent shooting. The Spurs have won four straight games by at least 16 points and are shooting 51.1 percent from the field in their last five games. The San Antonio Spurs are 41-33 ATS overall and 24-13 ATS on the road.
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The Thunder have won six of their last seven games and are trying to keep the Los Angeles Clippers off their tail for the second seed in the West. On the season, the Thunder average 106.2 points on 47.3 percent shooting and allow 99.4 points on 43.3 percent shooting. The Thunder have scored more than 100 points in five of their last six games, while Kevin Durant is shooting an insane 55.8 percent from the field in his last five games. The Oklahoma City Thunder are 39-32-2 ATS overall and 21-15-2 ATS at home.
The Spurs are 10-1 ATS in their last 11 road games and 17-5 ATS in their last 22 games overall. The Thunder are 6-1-2 ATS in their last 9 home games and 10-3-1 ATS in their last 14 vs. NBA Southwest. The favorite is 8-3-1 ATS in the last 12 meetings, while the Spurs are 1-9-1 ATS in the last 11 meetings.
The Thunder have won the first three matchups and are catching the Spurs on zero days rest. This will be a fantastic game until the Thunder pull away in the final minutes.