The high-flying Oklahoma Thunder visit South Beach tonight to play the defending Eastern Conference Champion Miami Heat for Heat VS Thunder.
Predictions and Betting Preview For Miami Heat VS Oklahoma City Thunder 2023 NBA Regular Season
- Venue: Paycom Center.
- Date: Wednesday, January 10th, 2023
- Time: 01:30
- Teams to play: Magic and Timberwolves.
- NBA Expert Picks: SPREAD -4.5.
Odds by BetMGM and 1XBet.
Betting on the Miami Heat
- 1XBet Spread: +4.5
- 1XBet Moneyline: Over 234.5
- 1XBet Over/Under: 2.803
- BetMGM Spread: +4.5
- BetMGM Moneyline: 2.50
- BetMGM Over/Under: Under 234.5
The Miami Heat came home for a 2-3 Western Conference road trip with a 120-113 victory over the Houston Rockets on Tuesday night. Tyler Herro took the lead with 28 points while Bam Adebayo woke up in the second halff to help Miami fend off Houston. Bam had 22 points and 12 rebounds overall with 18 points and 10 rebounds entering the second half.
Miami is fourth in the conference entering this matchup with the Oklahoma. They are only 23rd in the NBA in scoring offense this season. They are 19th in field goal percentage but an impressive third in 3-point shooting. They are 14th in the NBA in the 3-point field goals per game.
Betting On The Oklahoma City Thunder
- 1XBet Spread: -4.5
- 1XBet Moneyline: 1.676
- 1XBet Over/Under: Under 234.5
- BetMGM Spread: -4.5
- BetMGM Moneyline: 1.55
- BetMGM Over/Under: Over 234.5
The Oklahoma City Thunder delivered a 136-128 win over the Washington Wizards in DC. The victory ended a two-game losing streak for the Thunder and was the first on this present road trip. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander took the lead with 32 points while Chet Holmgren contributed 31 points ast Oklahoma rose to 24-11 on the season and 1-2 on this four-game road trip.
Oklahoma is fourth-ranked in the NBA. They score second in field goal percentage and first in 3-point shooting. They are ranked 10th in 3-point field goals per game. On the defensive side, the Thunder is 16th in scoring defense. Oklahoma is second in field goal defense and 11th in 3-point defense.
MatchPlug Prediction For Miami Heat VS Oklahoma City Thunder
Miami Heat will have a hard time dominating Oklahoma City Thunder on the glass with both clubs ranked in the bottom five in total rebounding in the league. Experts like the Thunder to close out this game in a game against the Heat.
Final Prediction: Oklahoma City Thunder to cover.