Oklahoma City Thunder VS Houston Rockets

NBA Basketball 09:00 PM ET

Friday

08/31/2020

TNT

Spread: Houston Rockets-5.5

Over/Under: 228.5

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Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 8/31/2020 Picks Predictions Previews

Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 8/31/2020 Picks Predictions Previews
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The Houston Rockets will be gunning to close out their quarterfinal round over the Oklahoma City Thunder at the  AdventHealth Arena in Wesley Chapel, Florida on August 31, 2020, 9:00 PM, ET. Houston won Game 5 over OKC to a score of 114-80 at the HP Field House, Saturday. It was fortunate for Houston with Russel Westbrook coming back and contributed 7 points, 6 rebounds, and 7 dimes. PG James Harden delivered 31 points followed by PF Robert Covington with 22 points while SG Eric Gordon had 20 in the win. Houston leads 3-2 in their best of 7 in the series.

The Rockets bombarded the Thunder with 117.8 ppg at 45.1% from the field while holding the Thunder off at 104.4 ppg. Houston grabbed 44.3 rebounds, dished 21.6 assists, 5.2 blocks, and 8.7 steals per game. Harden wipes the team’s scoring slate with 34.3 ppg, 44.4% FG shooting, and 86.5% from the charity lane. Houston is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 matches on the road and 0-5 ATS in its last 5 road meetings with the Thunder.

Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder Predictions 8/31/2020

Meanwhile, the Oklahoma City Thunder Lost its last outing from the Rockets snapping them off their 2-game winning roll at the HP FIeld House, Saturday. PG Chris Paul capped their recent loss with 16 points and 3 dimes followed by Center Steven Adams with 12 points and 14 rebounds while SF Darius Bazley had 10 points and 12 boards in the defeat from the Rockets. OKC trails the Rockets 3-2 in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs.

The Thunder will fight for survival in Game 6 with 110.4 ppg at 46.8% from the field while letting the Rockets dump in 113.8 ppg. Oklahoma City has 42.9 rebounds, 21.7 assists, 4.9 blocks, and 7.6 steals per outing. Shai Gilgeous Alexander is the team’s leading point maker with 19.0 ppg, 47.1% FG shooting, and 80.7% from the charity stripe. Oklahoma City is  2-4 SU in its last 6 matches and 5-0 ATS in its last 5 home contests against Houston.

Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder. The NBA Pick for this game is the Houston Rockets -5.5. The Rockets are back and in full health playing their potential in disposing the Thunder recently. Houston has much firepower in their arsenal and are playing the best defense from both sides of the court. Houston will win over the Thunder and advance to the Semi final round to a predicted score of 122-115.

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NBA Starting Time: 9:00 PM ET

Location: AdventHealth Arena  in Wesley Chapel, Florida

Date: August 31, 2020

TV:  TNT

NBA ODDS:  Houston Rockets-5.5

NBA Totals: 228.5

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