Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Philadelphia 76ers - 11/13/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Philadelphia 76ers (0-8) at Oklahoma City Thunder (5-3)
NBA Basketball: Friday, November 13, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Chesapeake Energy Arena)
The Line: Oklahoma City Thunder -10.5 -- Over/Under: 207 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSN, FSOK
The Philadelphia 76ers and Oklahoma City Thunder meet Friday night at the Chesapeake Energy Arena.
The Philadelphia 76ers are still looking for their first win after an 0-8 start. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 92.9 points on 42 percent shooting and allowing 106.5 points on 45.9 percent shooting. Jahlil Okafor is averaging 20.6 points and 6.9 rebounds while Isaiah Canaan is averaging 12.4 points and 1.6 assists. T.J. McConnell is dishing 8.3 assists and Jerami Grant is grabbing 5.1 rebounds. The Philadelphia 76ers are allowing 37.8 percent shooting from deep and are giving up 40.1 points to opponents bench. The 76ers haven't won a game since March 25th, which results in 19 straight losses. Nerlens Noel and Richaun Holmes are questionable.
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The Oklahoma City Thunder look for a win after splitting their last six games. The Oklahoma City Thunder are averaging 114.8 points on 48.7 percent shooting and allowing 107 points on 43.4 percent shooting. Russell Westbrook is averaging 25.8 points and 10.9 assists while Serge Ibaka is averaging 13.5 points and 8.1 rebounds. Enes Kanter is grabbing 8.9 rebounds and D.J. Augustin is dishing three assists. The Oklahoma City Thunder are shooting 40.5 percent from deep and have topped 100 points in six of their eight games. Westbrook has double-digit assists in five straight games. The OKC Thunder have won 10 of their last 14 home games.
The 76ers are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 vs. NBA Northwest and 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games overall. The Thunder are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs. Eastern Conference. The 76ers are 9-4 ATS in the last 13 meetings in Oklahoma City and 3-9 ATS in the last 12 meetings overall.
Even without Durant out, the Thunder are light years better than the 76ers, who every time you watch seem like they have no interest in ending this losing streak. The Thunder by double digits has to be the pick here.