NBA Matchups  >>  Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Utah Jazz Preview 04/09/2013

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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Tuesday when the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Utah Jazz meet at EnergySolutions Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Thunder listed as 2½-point favorites versus the Jazz, while the game's total is sitting at 202.
The Thunder were a 125-120 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Knicks. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (245) made winners of OVER bettors.
Last time out for Utah, they were a 97-90 winner as they battled the Warriors on the road. The Jazz covered in the match as a 5-point underdog, while 187 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Oklahoma City:
Team record: 56-21 SU, 45-29-3 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games when playing Utah
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Utah

When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Golden State are 8-2
After playing New York are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3

Utah:
Team record: 41-37 SU, 41-36-1 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games when playing Oklahoma City
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing at home against Oklahoma City

When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing Golden State are 5-5
After a win are 5-5


NEXT UP:
Oklahoma City at Golden State, Thursday, April 11
Utah home to Minnesota, Friday, April 12