Philadelphia 76ers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder - 1/6/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction

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Oklahoma City Thunder at Philadelphia 76ers

Monday, January 6, 2020 at 7:00 PM (Wells Fargo Center)

PHI -7.0 . Total 213.0

The Oklahoma City Thunder are on the road for a clash with the Philadelphia 76ers.  The Thunder are (20-15), coming off a 121-106 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers.  The 76ers are (23-14), after falling to  the Houston Rockets, 118-103.

In the Thunder win over the Cavaliers, Oklahoma City was ld by Dennis Schroder.  Schroder connected on 9 of 15 attempts from the floor, making 2 foul shots, recording 22 points.  The Thunder shot 45% from the floor, and 38% from 3-point range.  The Thunder out scored the Cavaliers, 21 to 14 from the foul line.  Oklahoma City won the rebounding battle, 60 to 47.

In the 76ers loss to the Rockets, Philadelphia was guided on offense by Ben Simmons.  Simmons connected on 13 of 20 attempts from the floor, recording 29 points.  Simmons had a balance game, finishing with a triple-double, while also adding 13 rebounds and 11 assists.  The 76ers shot 45% from the floor and 22% from distance.  Philadelphia lost the game, thanks to their 3-point defense.  The 76ers allowed the Rockets to make 12 3-pointers.

Recent Betting Trends:

Thunder are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games.

Thunder are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 road games.

The under is 5-1 in Thunder last 6 overall.

76ers are 0-3-1 ATS in their last 4 games.

76ers are 5-2-2 ATS in their last 9 home games.

The over is 5-0 in 76ers last 5 home games.

The Thunder have turned the corner from last month and have put together a tremendous stretch.  Oklahoma City has won 5 in a row and 9 of their last 10.  The 76ers have dropped 4 in a row.  None the less, Philadelphia still possesses one of the best records at home, having gone 16-2 on the year.  Oklahoma City is playing outstanding lately and own the 3rd best scoring defense, when on the road.  I'll take the Thunder to cover.  Final score prediction, 76ers will win and Thunder cover, 108-104.

Chris’s Pick OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER +7.0

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.