Thunder vs 76ers Prediction and Odds

Thunder vs 76ers Prediction and Odds

Thunder vs 76ers Prediction and Odds: Bookmakers and Stats predict that The Philadelphia 76ers will beat Oklahoma City Thunder tonight


The Philadelphia 76ers (25-15, 4th in the Eastern Conference) and Oklahoma City Thunder (18-23, 13th in the Western Conference) square off in Philadelphia, PA this evening. The teams meet for the second time this season. The 76ers won 115-96 in the last matchup in December. The 76ers are 17-6 at home while the Oklahoma City Thunder are 5-14 in away games.

Thunder vs 76ers Prediction: Last 5 Games Analysis

The Philadelphia 76ers have won 4 of their last 5 home games.

They defeated the likes of the Indiana Pacers, New Orleans Pelicans, Los Angeles Clippers, and Detroit Pistons.

In their last 5 games:

  • The Philadelphia 76ers have averaged 125.4 points.
  • The Philadelphia 76ers have conceded 118.6 points.
  • Games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
  • Games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points or more: 2

The Thunder have failed to win a single away game in the last 5 games

In their last 5 away games:

  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have averaged 111.0 points.
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have conceded 118.0 points.
  • Games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
  • Games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points or more: 3

The Philadelphia 76ers have the performance momentum

Thunder vs 76ers Prediction: Attack and Defense Comparisons

Attack

The Philadelphia 76ers average 112.8 points per game. Their shooting conversion rate is 47.7% for field goals and 38.1% for three-pointers. With an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 114.5, the 76ers rank ninth in the league

The Oklahoma City Thunder have maintained an average of 116.5 points per game. They shot 46.3% from the field and 35.7% from the 3-point line. The Thunder have the 10th-worst offense among all sides with an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 112.6.

The Philadelphia 76ers have the offensive advantage as per the stats.

Defense

Philadelphia 76ers concede 109.2 points per game. They average 32.0 defensive rebounds per game, 8.3 steals, and 4.9 blocks. The 76ers have the 5th-best defense this season with an Adjusted Defensive Rating of 111.3.

Oklahoma City Thunder opponents average 116.5 points per game. Their defensive rebound average per game was 35.5. They currently average 7.8 steals per game and 5.4 blocks per game. The Thunder are ranked 12th with an Adjusted Defensive Rating of 113.0.

The Philadelphia 76ers have a clear upper hand in the defense as well.

Thunder vs 76ers Odds

Moneyline

  • Oklahoma City Thunder: +350
  • Philadelphia 76ers: -435

Spread

  • Oklahoma City Thunder +10: -110
  • Philadelphia 76ers -10: -105

Probability of winning

  • Oklahoma City Thunder: 19%
  • Philadelphia 76ers: 81%
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76ers vs Thunder Prediction: Insights

Can the 76ers make 3 in 3?

The Philadelphia 76ers have recorded their 25th victory after defeating the Detroit Pistons in back-to-back games since their loss to the Chicago Bulls. When the Philadelphia 76ers play the Oklahoma City Thunder, they will be attempting to build on their victory against the Detroit Pistons. This is the second game against Thunder this season. On December 31st, the Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder 115-96, thanks in large part to Joel Embiid’s sixth triple-double of his career, which included 16 points, 13 rebounds, and 10 assists.

Can the Oklahoma City Thunder Topple high-flying 76ers?

This season, the Oklahoma City Thunder are (18-23) and have had terrible away performance (5-14). In their last five away games, the Thunder have remained winless. The Thunder are coming off a defeat against the Heat. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 26 points for the Thunder. Giddey finished with 18 points, 15 rebounds, and 10 assists in a narrow defeat to the Bulls. The Thunder were sub-par on the offense, scoring lower than its league average.

Thunder vs 76ers Prediction: Head-to-Head Stats

The Philadelphia 76ers and the Detroit Pistons have met 142 times in the regular season of the NBA. Both teams have won 71 games.

If we examine the last 5 meetings, The 76ers have swept the Thunder, winning all the meetings. The 76ers defeated the Thunder in the last contest 115-96 on 31st December 2022

Last 5 Games Stats:

  • Of the 5 head-to-head games, Thunder hosted 3 games while the 76ers hosted 2 games.
  • The 76ers won all their home games and away games.
  • In the last 5 games, an average of 207.6 points were scored.
  • The 76ers averaged 113.6 points while the Thunder averaged 94 points.

76ers vs Thunder Prediction: Players to Watch Out

Philadelphia 76ers

James Harden (Shooting Guard)

Points Per Game: 22.0 | Assists Per Game: 10.8 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.3

Tyrese Maxey (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 21.5 | Assists Per Game: 4.2 | Rebounds Per Game: 3.1

Tobias Harris (Power Forward)

Points Per Game: 16.5 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.4 | Steals Per Game: 1.1

Oklahoma City Thunder

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 30.9 | Assists Per Game: 5.6 | Rebounds Per Game: 4.8

Josh Giddey (Shooting Guard)

Points Per Game: 15.3 | Rebounds Per Game: 7.8 | Assists Per Game: 5.4

Luguentz Dort (Small Forward)

Points Per Game: 14.3 | Rebounds Per Game: 4.2 | Steals Per Game: 1.1

Thunder vs 76ers Prediction and Odds: Winner Prediction

  • The 76ers have the performance momentum
  • The 76ers have the attack advantage
  • The 76ers have the defense advantage
  • Overall: the 76ers have the edge

The 76ers have been dominant against the Thunder. The Thunder has failed to defeat the 76ers in the last 5 matches and the recent momentum doesn’t look well for the Thunder as well. The 76ers have an advantage going into this match.