Sacramento Kings vs. Oklahoma City Thunder NBA Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights & Trends for May 11, 2021

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BetMGM Sep 07, 2021, 4:04 PM

The Oklahoma City Thunder (21-48) are big, 11.5-point underdogs as they try to turn around a seven-game losing streak when they visit the Sacramento Kings (30-38) on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at Golden 1 Center. The matchup airs at 10:00 PM ET on NBCS-CA. The matchup has an over/under of 224.5 points.

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Kings vs Thunder Betting Information
FavoriteSpreadFavorite Spread OddsUnderdog Spread OddsTotalOver Total OddsUnder Total Odds
Kings-11.5-110-110224.5-110-110

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Point Total Insights

  • Sacramento and its opponents have hit the over on Tuesday's 224.5 total in 45 out of 68 games (66.2%) this season.
  • 28 Oklahoma City games this year (40.6% of its matchups) ended with a final score greater than Tuesday's point total of 224.5 points.
  • The total for the matchup of 224.5 is 5.5 points more than the combined points per game averages for the Kings (114 points per game) and the Thunder (105 points per game).
  • These two teams surrender a combined 233.4 points per game, 8.9 more than this contest's over/under.
  • On average, the Kings have seen a 231.7 over/under in their games this season, 7.2 more points than the over/under in this matchup.
  • A difference of 3.8 points separates this contest's over/under (224.5 points) and the average total points bet in Thunder's games (220.7 points) this season.

Kings Betting Data

  • Sacramento has failed to beat the spread more often than not this season, going 28-36.
  • The Kings are 1-1 as at least 11.5-point favorites.
  • Sacramento has hit the over the majority of the time, in 33 of 64 games (51.6%).

Kings Key Players

  • De'Aaron Fox leads the Kings in scoring (25.2 points per game) and assisting (7.2 assists per game).
  • Sacramento is led in rebounds by Richaun Holmes' 8.4 per game.
  • Buddy Hield is the top three-point shooter for the Kings, connecting on 4.0 per game.
  • Delon Wright leads the team with 1.6 steals per game. Holmes collects 1.6 blocks a contest to pace Sacramento.

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Kings Last 10 Games

Kings Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalKings MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/9/2021Thunder126-98 SACYesHome-19.5231.5-50001500Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/7/2021Spurs113-104 SANoHome+5.5220.5260-350Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/5/2021Pacers104-93 SACYesAway-10.5216.5-1200750Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/4/2021Thunder103-99 SACYesAway-12.5206.5-25001050Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/2/2021Mavericks111-99 SACNoAway+5.5214.5--Regular SeasonYesUnder
Kings Last 10 Games
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
7-34-63-7-0222.7111.7111-4.633.6%

Kings Injuries

Kings:Harrison Barnes: Day To Day (Adductor),Tyrese Haliburton: Out For Season (Knee),Robert Woodard II: Out (Low Back),De'Aaron Fox: Out (Health Protocols)

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Thunder Betting Data

  • Oklahoma City has failed to cover the spread in more than half of its games, going 29-38 ATS.
  • Oklahoma City has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 46.3% of matchups this year (31 out of 67 contests).

Thunder Key Players

  • Shai Gilgeous-Alexander's points (23.7 per game) and assists (5.9 per game) stat lines give him the top scoring and assists spots on the Thunder's leaderboards.
  • Moses Brown is at the top of the Oklahoma City rebounding leaderboard with 8.6 rebounds per game. He also notches 8.3 points and adds 0.2 assists per game.
  • Ty Jerome is the most prolific from the three-point line for the Thunder, hitting 2.2 threes per game.
  • Isaiah Roby (0.9 steals per game) is the steal leader for Oklahoma City while Aleksej Pokusevski (1.0 block per game) is the block leader.

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Thunder Last 10 Games

Thunder Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalThunder MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/9/2021Kings126-98 SACNoAway+19.5231.51500-5000Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/8/2021Warriors136-97 GSNoAway+30.5221.53300-10000Regular SeasonNoOver
5/6/2021Warriors118-97 GSNoAway+16.5216.51350-5000Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/4/2021Kings103-99 SACNoHome+12.5206.51050-2500Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/2/2021Suns123-120 PHONoHome+11.5236.5950-2000Regular SeasonYesOver
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
1-94-65-5-0225.1101.9123.2-2.140.3%

Thunder Injuries

Thunder:Ty Jerome: Day To Day (Calf),Mike Muscala: Out (Ankle),Luguentz Dort: Day To Day (Knee),Shai Gilgeous-Alexander: Out (Foot)

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