NBA Matchups  >>  Phoenix Suns vs. Oklahoma City Thunder Preview 02/08/2013

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 Friday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Thunder listed as 13½-point favorites versus the Suns, while the game's total is sitting at 202.
Phoenix lost its last outing, a 93-84 result against the Hornets on February 6. The Suns failed to cover in that game as a 6.5-point underdog, while the 177 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Oklahoma City won its last outing, a 119-98 result against the Warriors on February 6. The Thunder covered in that game as a 10.5-point favorite, while the 217 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Phoenix:
Team record: 17-33 SU, 20-28-2 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma City
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 9 games when playing Oklahoma City
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games

When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Oklahoma City are 7-3
After playing New Orleans are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6

Oklahoma City:
Team record: 37-12 SU, 28-18-3 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Phoenix
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing at home against Phoenix
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Phoenix

When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing are 8-2
After playing Golden State are 6-4
After a win are 6-4


NEXT UP:
Phoenix home to Oklahoma City, Sunday, February 10
Oklahoma City at Phoenix, Sunday, February 10