Normally the home team gets most of the NBA betting action but in this game it is likely the bettors will prefer the Thunder. Here are some stats and trends for this Monday night matchup between the Thunder and Bulls.
Basketball betting has seen Oklahoma City win straight up and against the spread this season. On the road the Thunder have been excellent, going 11-6 vs. the NBA betting odds. The Thunder did lose their last game against Milwaukee after winning their previous five. Kevin Durant had 31 points and set a franchise record with more than 30 points for the seventh consecutive game. He nearly won the game at the end of regulation against the Bucks but missed and the Bucks won the game in overtime.
Oklahoma City has done very well with the number of 100 in basketball betting. They are 14-1 straight up when they score 100 or more points. They are 3-13 when they allow 100 or more points. And when they hold opponents to fewer than 100 points they are 15-2.
Last year in this basketball betting series, the teams split their two meetings with each team winning on the road. The Thunder won at Chicago 109-98 in overtime. Overall, the Thunder have won 12 of the last 20 against the Bulls.
Oklahoma City has been excellent on Monday’s in basketball betting. The Thunder are 8-1 ATS in their last 9 Monday games. The Thunder are 4-1 vs. basketball betting odds in their last 5 road games and they are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. the Eastern Conference. The Thunder are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 basketball betting games overall. The Thunder are 7-2 in basketball betting in the last 9 meetings in Chicago.
The Bulls are 4-0 vs. the basketball betting odds in their last 4 games overall. The Bulls are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 home games. The Bulls are 16-6-2 in NBA betting in their last 24 vs. Western Conference.Four of the last five Oklahoma City road games have gone over the basketball betting total. Four of the last five Chicago home games have gone over in NBA betting. In this series, four of the last five have gone over the total in basketball betting.