NBA Matchups  >>  Phoenix Suns vs. Oklahoma City Thunder Preview 12/31/2012

The fans at Chesapeake Energy Arena will be treated to a game between the Phoenix Suns and the Oklahoma City Thunder when they take their seats on Monday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Thunder listed as 12½-point favorites versus the Suns, while the game's total is sitting at 202.
The Suns were a 111-107 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Timberwolves. They covered the 8.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (218) made winners of OVER bettors.
In their last action, Oklahoma City was a 124-94 winner on the road against the Rockets. They covered the 4.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (218) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Phoenix:
Team record: 11-20 SU, 13-17-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 5 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 7 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma City
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 7 games when playing Oklahoma City
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 10 games
is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road

When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a loss are 1-9

Oklahoma City:
Team record: 23-6 SU, 16-11-2 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Phoenix
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 14-2 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 7 games when playing Phoenix

When playing on Monday are 9-1
Before playing Brooklyn are 5-5
After playing Houston are 10-0
After a win are 9-1


NEXT UP:
Phoenix home to Philadelphia, Wednesday, January 2
Oklahoma City home to Brooklyn, Wednesday, January 2