NBA Matchups  >>  Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Houston Rockets Preview 12/29/2012

The Oklahoma City Thunder and the Houston Rockets will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Toyota Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Thunder listed as 5-point favorites versus the Rockets, while the game's total is sitting at 214.
The Thunder were a 111-105 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Mavericks. They failed to cover the 10.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (216) made winners of OVER bettors.
The Rockets were a 122-116 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Spurs. They covered the 8-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (238) made winners of OVER bettors.
Oklahoma City:
Team record: 22-6 SU, 15-11-2 ATS

is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 9-1
Before playing Phoenix are 7-3
After playing Dallas are 7-3
After a win are 9-1

Houston:
Team record: 16-13 SU, 16-12-1 ATS

is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against Oklahoma City
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing San Antonio are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4


NEXT UP:
Oklahoma City home to Phoenix, Monday, December 31
Houston home to Atlanta, Monday, December 31