NBA Matchups  >>  Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder Preview 05/01/2013

The Houston Rockets and the Oklahoma City Thunder will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Thunder listed as 8½-point favorites versus the Rockets, while the game's total is sitting at 208.
Oklahoma City was a 105-103 loser in its last match on the road against the Rockets. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 208 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Houston:
Team record: 45-37 SU, 41-40-1 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games
is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Oklahoma City
is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma City

When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Oklahoma City are 1-9
After playing Oklahoma City are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

Oklahoma City:
Team record: 60-22 SU, 48-31-3 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 9 games at home
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games
is 20-4 SU in its last 24 games at home

When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing are 8-2
After playing are 9-1
After a loss are 7-3


NEXT UP:
Houston home to Oklahoma City, Friday, May 3
Oklahoma City at Houston, Friday, May 3