NBA Matchups  >>  Memphis Grizzlies vs. Oklahoma City Thunder Preview 02/28/2014

The Memphis Grizzlies and the Oklahoma City Thunder will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Thunder listed as 6½-point favorites versus the Grizzlies, while the game's total is sitting at 193½.
Memphis won its last outing, a 108-103 result against the Lakers on February 26. The Grizzlies failed to cover in that game as a 11.5-point favorite, while the 211 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Oklahoma City lost its last outing, a 114-104 result against the Cavaliers on February 26. The Thunder failed to cover in that game as a 15-point favorite, while the 218 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Memphis:
Team record: 32-24 SU, 24-31-1 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 10 games on the road
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games on the road

When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Cleveland are 8-2
After playing LA Lakers are 7-3
After a win are 7-3

Oklahoma City:
Team record: 43-15 SU, 32-26 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games at home
is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games at home
is 15-5 SU in its last 20 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games

When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing Charlotte are 7-3
After playing Cleveland are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4


NEXT UP:
Memphis home to Cleveland, Saturday, March 1
Oklahoma City home to Charlotte, Sunday, March 2