Oklahoma City Thunder vs Memphis Grizzlies Prediction, Odds, Lines, Team Props – NBA, Dec. 7

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Dec 07, 2022, 4:30 PM
  • The Grizzlies (15-9) are -7.5 favorites vs. the Thunder (11-13)
  • Total (Over/Under): 232.5 points
  • Wednesday, December 7, 2022 at 8:00pm EST
  • Watch the game on BSSE & BSOK

The Oklahoma City Thunder visit FedExForum to take on the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday. Tipoff is scheduled for 8:00pm EST in Memphis.

The Grizzlies are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -8.5 (-105).

The Thunder vs Grizzlies Over/Under is 232.5 total points for the game.

So far this NBA season, the Thunder are 15-9 against the spread, while the Grizzlies are 11-12 against the spread.


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Thunder vs. Grizzlies Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Oklahoma City Thunder+8.5 -115O 232.5 -110+260
Memphis Grizzlies -8.5 -105U 232.5 -110-350

Grizzlies vs Thunder Prediction for Tonight’s Game:

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts the Grizzlies will win Wednesday‘s game with 67.8% confidence.

Based on recent against-the-spread (ATS) trends, the model predicts the Thunder will cover the spread for Wednesday‘s game with 51.9% confidence.

These predictions factor in up-to-date player injuries for both the Thunder and Grizzlies, plus recent team & player performances and defensive & offensive matchups over the last several NBA games.


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  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have hit the 2H Moneyline in 29 of their last 50 games (+25.68 Units / 50% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have hit the Moneyline in 21 of their last 58 games (+18.15 Units / 30% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have covered the Spread in 48 of their last 80 games (+16.15 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have hit the Team Total Over in 34 of their last 50 games (+15.50 Units / 27% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have hit the Game Total Over in 33 of their last 50 games (+15.40 Units / 28% ROI)
  • The Memphis Grizzlies have hit the 1H Moneyline in 67 of their last 94 games (+37.05 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Memphis Grizzlies have covered the 1H Spread in 63 of their last 94 games (+29.15 Units / 28% ROI)
  • The Memphis Grizzlies have hit the 1Q Moneyline in 61 of their last 92 games (+23.60 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The Memphis Grizzlies have covered the 1Q Spread in 59 of their last 92 games (+22.75 Units / 23% ROI)
  • The Memphis Grizzlies have hit the Moneyline in 58 of their last 85 games (+19.60 Units / 9% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Thunder have gone 15-9 (+5.15 Units / 19.54% ROI).

  • 11-13 against the Moneyline (+6.45 Units / 24.95% ROI)
  • 15-8 against the Over for game total points (+6.2 Units / 23.48% ROI)
  • 8-15 against the Under for game total points (-8.5 Units / -32.2% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Grizzlies have gone 11-12 (-2.2 Units / -8.33% ROI).

  • 15-9 against the Moneyline (+4.75 Units / 10.65% ROI)
  • 12-11 against the Over for game total points (-0.1 Units / -0.38% ROI)
  • 11-12 against the Under for game total points (-2.2 Units / -8.33% ROI)
  • The Memphis Grizzlies have only hit the 4Q Moneyline in 28 of their last 74 games (-31.36 Units / -33% ROI)
  • The Memphis Grizzlies have only hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 25 of their last 72 games (-25.05 Units / -32% ROI)
  • The Memphis Grizzlies have only hit the Team Total Under in 38 of their last 91 games (-23.35 Units / -22% ROI)
  • The Memphis Grizzlies have only hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 41 of their last 94 games (-18.96 Units / -18% ROI)
  • The Memphis Grizzlies have only covered the 4Q Spread in 30 of their last 74 games (-18.68 Units / -23% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have only hit the 1H Moneyline in 14 of their last 74 games (-34.90 Units / -46% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have only hit the Team Total Under in 25 of their last 67 games (-22.80 Units / -30% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have only hit the Game Total Under in 21 of their last 60 games (-20.80 Units / -32% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have only hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 26 of their last 69 games (-20.30 Units / -27% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have only hit the 1H Game Total Under in 17 of their last 50 games (-19.20 Units / -35% ROI)

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Oklahoma City Thunder: Keys to the Game vs. the Memphis Grizzlies

The Oklahoma City Thunder are 11-47 (.190) when losing the rebounding margin since the start of the 2021-22 season — seventh-worst among NBA teams. The Boston Celtics have averaged 45.1 rebounds per game (4,280 rebounds/95 games) since the start of the 2021-22 season — seventh-highest among NBA teams.

The Thunder are winless (0-31) when allowing an eFG of 60% or better since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .141

The Thunder are 17-34 (.333) when scoring 15 or more second chance points since the start of the 2020-21 season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .544

The Thunder are 6-15 (.286) when allowing fewer than 8 offense rebounds since the start of the 2021-22 season — 6th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .480

Memphis Grizzlies: Keys to the Game vs. the Oklahoma City Thunder

The Memphis Grizzlies are 4-16 (.200) when losing the rebounding margin since the start of the 2021-22 season — ninth-worst among NBA teams. The New Orleans Pelicans have averaged 45.2 rebounds per game (4,291 rebounds/95 games) since the start of the 2021-22 season — sixth-highest among NBA teams.

The Grizzlies are 64-34 (.653) when they win the turnover margin since the start of the 2020-21 season — 9th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .567

The Grizzlies are 54-10 (.844) when scoring 110 or more points since the start of the 2021-22 season — tied for 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .704

The Grizzlies are 37-21 (.638) when attempting 25 or more free throws since the start of the 2020-21 season — 9th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .549

Injury Report: Grizzlies vs. ThunderWednesday‘s Game, Dec. 7

  • Desmond Bane (Grizzlies): The Grizzlies announced that Bane has a Grade 2 sprain and will be re-evaluated in 2-3 weeks.
  • Danny Green (Grizzlies): The 76ers announced that Green has a torn ACL and LCL in his left knee.
  • Ziaire Williams (Grizzlies): Williams is questionable for Wednesday’s (Dec. 7) game against Oklahoma City.
  • Jake LaRavia (Grizzlies): LaRavia is doubtful for Wednesday’s (Dec. 7) game against Oklahoma City.
  • Kenrich Williams (Thunder): Williams is OUT for Wednesday’s (Dec 7) game against the Grizzlies.
  • Chet Holmgren (Thunder): Holmgren will miss the 2022-23 season with Lisfranc injury to his right foot, according to Adrian Wojnarowsk of ESPN.

Oklahoma City Thunder Offensive Stats & Trends

The Thunder are shooting 33% from three (2,000/6,055) since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 36%

The Thunder have averaged 1.19 points per shot (8,637 points/7,246 shots) in the second half since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.28

The Thunder have an eFG% of 50% since the start of the 2021-22 season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 53%

The Thunder have averaged 1.17 points per shot (8,646 points/7,398 shots) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.25

Memphis Grizzlies Offensive Stats & Trends

The Grizzlies have averaged 27.9 points in the paint per game (4,632 points/166 games) in the second half since the start of the 2020-21 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 22.9

The Grizzlies have averaged 56.5 points in the paint per game (5,372 points/95 games) since the start of the 2021-22 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 47.3

The Grizzlies have averaged 57.1 points in the paint per game (2,686 points/47 games) at home since the start of the 2021-22 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 47.8

The Grizzlies have averaged 56.7 points in the paint per game (4,760 points/84 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 47.1

Oklahoma City Thunder Defensive Stats & Trends

The Thunder have averaged 9.2 steals per game (119 steals/13 games) this season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.4

The Thunder have averaged 7.8 steals per game (742 steals/95 games) since the start of the 2021-22 season — tied for 8th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

The Thunder have blocked 81 shots this season — 4th most among NBA teams

The Thunder have averaged 6.2 blocks per game (81 blocks/13 games) this season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 5.1

Memphis Grizzlies Defensive Stats & Trends

The Grizzlies have averaged 9.2 steals per game (1,535 steals/167 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

The Grizzlies have averaged 6.1 blocks per game (294 blocks/48 games) on the road since the start of the 2021-22 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.6

The Grizzlies have averaged 9.3 steals per game (880 steals/95 games) since the start of the 2021-22 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

The Grizzlies have averaged 9.1 steals per game (428 steals/47 games) at home since the start of the 2021-22 season — tied for best among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6


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