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The Oklahoma City Thunder (11-18) will try to end a three-game losing streak when they visit the Cleveland Cavaliers (10-20) at 7:00 PM ET on Sunday, February 21, 2021 as 2-point favorites. The Cavaliers have lost nine games in a row. The matchup’s point total is set at 219.

The betting insights in this article reflect data from DraftKings sportsbook as of February 21, 2021, 7:06 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Thunder vs Cavaliers Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of February 21

Thunder:
Trevor Ariza: Out (Personal),
George Hill: Out (Thumb)

Cavaliers:
Larry Nance Jr.: Out (Finger),
Taurean Prince: Out (Ankle),
Andre Drummond: Out (Not with team),
Kevin Love: Out (Calf),
Matthew Dellavedova: Out (Appendicitis)

Computer Picks

Spread Pick Cavaliers (+2)
Total Pick Under (219)
Prediction Thunder 110, Cavaliers 108

The line for this game set by DraftKings and the model’s prediction are essentially the same (within 0.4 points of each other).

The model’s predicted total (218.5 points) and the DraftKings set total (219 points) are virtually the same for this contest.

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Thunder Key Players

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander 23 22.2 5.4 6.4 0.8 0.6 1.9
Al Horford 20 14.5 6.8 3.7 0.9 0.8 2.2
Luguentz Dort 28 12.6 3.5 1.4 0.9 0.3 1.9
Hamidou Diallo 29 12.4 5.4 2.5 1.0 0.4 0.4
Darius Bazley 29 12.0 7.3 1.8 0.5 0.7 1.5

Thunder Player Props

  • Shai Gilgeous-Alexander’s PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 28.5, 5.5 less than his season average of 34.0.
  • Darius Bazley’s PRA prop total for the contest is set at 21.5, 0.4 greater than his season average of 21.1.
  • Al Horford’s three pointers made prop over/under for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.7 shots lower than his season average of 2.2.
  • Horford’s blocks prop over/under for the game is set at 0.5, 0.3 blocks lower than his season average of 0.8.

Cavaliers Key Players

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Collin Sexton 25 22.8 2.4 4.2 1.0 0.2 1.5
Andre Drummond 25 17.5 13.5 2.6 1.6 1.2 0.0
Darius Garland 22 15.8 2.2 5.3 1.0 0.1 1.7
Jarrett Allen 29 12.6 9.0 1.7 0.5 1.6 0.0
Cedi Osman 30 11.5 3.5 2.7 0.9 0.1 2.1

Cavaliers Player Props

  • Collin Sexton’s PRA prop total for the contest is set at 29.5, 0.1 higher than his season average of 29.4.
  • Darius Garland’s PRA prop total for the contest is set at 21.5, 1.8 lower than his season average of 23.3.
  • Cedi Osman’s three pointers made prop over/under for the contest is set at 2.5, 0.4 shots greater than his season average of 2.1.
  • Larry Nance Jr.’s steals prop total for the game is set at 1.5, 0.4 steals less than his season average of 1.9.

Shooting Trends

  • The Thunder are shooting 44.7% from the field this season, 3.7 percentage points lower than the 48.4% the Cavaliers allow to opponents.
  • In games Oklahoma City shoots better than 48.4% from the field, it is 3-1 against the spread and 3-1 overall.
  • Cleveland is 4-4 against the spread and 5-3 overall when allowing opponents to shoot higher than 44.7% from the field.
  • The Cavaliers’ 44.8% shooting percentage from the field this season is 1.3 percentage points lower than the Thunder have allowed to their opponents (46.1%).
  • This season, Cleveland has a 7-4 record against the spread and a 6-5 record overall in games the team collectively shoots better than 46.1% from the field.
  • Oklahoma City is 6-4-1 against the spread and 5-6 overall in games it allows opponents to shoot greater than 44.8% from the field.
  • The Thunder’s 34.2% three-point shooting percentage this season is 6.1 percentage points lower than opponents of the Cavaliers have shot from deep (40.3%).
  • Oklahoma City has collected a 3-2 record against the spread and a 3-2 straight-up record in games this season when the team makes more than 40.3% of its three-point shots.
  • Cleveland is 3-4 against the spread and 3-4 overall when its opponents shoot better than 34.2% from deep.
  • The Cavaliers are making 33.9% of their shots from three-point distance, which is 1.4 percentage points fewer than the 35.3% the Thunder’s opponents are averaging on the season.
  • Cleveland is 7-5 against the spread and 6-6 overall when shooting above 35.3% as a team from three-point range.
  • Oklahoma City has a 10-5 ATS record and a 6-9 straight-up record in games this season it has shot better than 33.9% from three-point range.
  • The Thunder connect on 12.8 three-pointers per game this season, 3.7 more makes per game than the Cavaliers give up (9.1).
  • Oklahoma City is 9-5 against the spread and 7-7 overall when it hit more three-pointers than its opponents, while Cleveland is 6-18 ATS and 6-18 straight up in games when it is out-shot from distance.
  • The Thunder rank 14th in the NBA in made three-pointers, while the Cavaliers give up the 22nd-fewest made threes in the league.

Thunder vs Cavaliers Stat Rankings

Thunder Rank Thunder AVG Cavaliers AVG Cavaliers Rank
26th 106.9 Points Scored 103.9 29th
20th 113.1 Points Allowed 113.2 22nd
10th 44.9 Rebounds 43.4 12th
29th 7.8 Off. Rebounds 11.6 2nd
14th 12.8 3pt Made 9.1 30th
21st 23.4 Assists 23.3 22nd
17th 13.7 Turnovers 14.6 26th

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