Oklahoma City Thunder at Los Angeles Lakers Matchup 3/4/2024

The Oklahoma City Thunder (42-18) battle the Los Angeles Lakers (33-29) on March 4, 2024 at Crypto.com Arena. The Thunder are favorites, by 1.5 points, in a matchup featuring two of the top players in the NBA, the Thunder's Gilgeous-Alexander and the Lakers' Davis. The point total in the matchup is set at 238.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Oklahoma City Thunder Thunder
73
+1 (-115)
-1 (-110)
240 pts
239 pts
-110
-112
line-movement
Los Angeles Lakers Lakers
93
-1 (-105)
+1 (-110)
-110
-108

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
31-28-2 16-13-1 15-15-1
34-28-1 13-18-1 21-10-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0
220.5 to 225 6-2-0 4-1-0 2-1-0 3-5-1 1-3-0 2-2-1
225.5 to 229 5-2-1 2-2-0 3-0-1 8-6-0 3-3-0 5-3-0
229.5 to 235 13-5-0 7-3-0 6-2-0 6-8-1 5-3-0 1-5-1
235.5 to 240 9-9-0 5-3-0 4-6-0 6-8-0 4-4-0 2-4-0
240.5 and over 4-4-0 2-0-0 2-4-0 4-6-0 2-3-0 2-3-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
38-22-1 21-9-0 17-13-1
28-33-2 16-16-0 12-17-2
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 7-1-0 7-1-0 0-0-0 4-1-0 3-1-0 1-0-0
-7 to -10 3-1-0 3-1-0 0-0-0 2-4-0 1-3-0 1-1-0
-3.5 to -6.5 8-4-0 5-3-0 3-1-0 10-13-0 4-6-0 6-7-0
-0.5 to -3 5-4-1 2-2-0 3-2-1 6-3-1 4-1-0 2-2-1
0 to 3 7-7-0 2-1-0 5-6-0 3-5-1 3-4-0 0-1-1
+3.5 to +6.5 6-2-0 2-1-0 4-1-0 1-6-0 1-1-0 0-5-0
+7 to +10 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0
+10.5 or more 0-3-0 0-0-0 0-3-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 18-12 60% 58.3 118.8
Favorite 33-11 75% 63.6 121.9
After Win 21-13 61.8% 60.3 121.2
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 21-10 67.7% 48.4 118
Underdog 11-18 37.9% 46.6 115.8
After Win 13-15 46.4% 35.7 117.1

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.4 27.5 28.5 27.8 26.6
111.7 27.5 28 28.4 27.8
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
118.8 31.4 29.9 29.9 27.6
109.6 28.4 28.4 26.3 26.5
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
111.6 27.9 28.2 28.1 27.4
109.1 27.1 27.5 28.3 26.2
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
115.2 29.8 29.9 29.4 26.1
109.4 27.2 28 27.9 26.3

Oklahoma City Thunder Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/28/24 OKC 112 vs HOU 95 -10 234 47.8% 18 12 37% 14 38.9% 18 12 23.1% 15
2/14/24 OKC 127 @ ORL 113 +3 223 54.8% 24 4 40.6% 11 45.1% 25 14 30.6% 16
2/11/24 OKC 127 vs SAC 113 -3.5 240 54.8% 27 4 48.1% 9 48.9% 13 10 38.1% 18
2/10/24 OKC 111 @ DAL 146 +1 239 38.8% 21 12 36.2% 10 58.2% 33 11 39.5% 12
2/5/24 OKC 135 vs TOR 127 -8.5 236.5 47.3% 8 14 36.5% 10 47.5% 21 11 40% 11

Los Angeles Lakers Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/29/24 LAL 116 @ LAC 112 -3.5 234 54.7% 10 8 38.9% 15 50.6% 16 9 27% 12
2/14/24 LAL 125 vs DET 111 -12 244.5 51.2% 30 7 40% 15 41.7% 17 17 28.6% 10
2/9/24 LAL 106 vs DEN 114 +3 230.5 46.1% 22 10 32% 7 48.5% 7 14 43.8% 12
2/6/24 LAL 124 @ CHA 118 +13 227.5 56.2% 19 7 23.5% 16 49% 14 5 40.6% 9
2/2/24 LAL 114 @ BOS 105 -15.5 237.5 40.4% 26 15 52.8% 7 42.3% 7 14 33.3% 15

Thunder vs. Lakers Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Monday, March 4, 2024
  • Time: 10:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: NBA
  • Favorite: Thunder (-1.5)
  • Total: 238

Thunder vs. Lakers Matchup Statistics

  • The Thunder put up 121.2 points per game, just 3.5 more points than the 117.7 the Lakers give up.
  • The Thunder outscore opponents by 7.9 points per game (scoring 121.2 points per game to rank fourth in the league while giving up 113.3 per contest to rank 13th in the NBA) and have a +475 scoring differential overall.
  • The Lakers put up 117.1 points per game (11th in league) while giving up 117.7 per contest (21st in NBA). They have a -33 scoring differential.
  • Oklahoma City is averaging 123.6 points per game at home. Away from home, it is averaging 118.8 points per contest.
  • At home, Los Angeles scores 118 points per game. Away, it averages 116.2.
  • On offense, the Thunder have picked up their production slightly over their last 10 games, scoring 122.9 points per contest over that stretch as opposed to the 121.2 they've put up over the course of this season.
  • In their past 10 games, the Lakers are putting up 121.8 points per contest, 4.7 more than their season average (117.1).

Thunder vs. Lakers Previous Meetings

Thunder vs Lakers (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
1/15/2024 Thunder -2.5 241.5 -142 +120 112-105 LAL
12/23/2023 Thunder -3.5 239 -155 +130 129-120 LAL
11/30/2023 Thunder -5 234.5 -192 +160 133-110 OKC
3/24/2023 Lakers -3.5 230.5 -155 +135 116-111 LAL
3/1/2023 Thunder -3 228 -155 +135 123-117 LAL
2/7/2023 Lakers -7 239.5 -255 +215 133-130 OKC

Thunder Leaders

  • Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is averaging 31.2 points, 6.5 assists and 5.6 rebounds.
  • Chet Holmgren averages 17.2 points, 7.8 boards and 2.7 assists, shooting 54.4% from the floor and 39.7% from downtown, with 1.7 made treys per contest.
  • Jalen Williams is averaging 19.3 points, 4.6 assists and 4.1 rebounds.
  • Josh Giddey averages 11.2 points, 6 boards and 4.4 assists, shooting 44.6% from the floor.
  • Luguentz Dort averages 10.7 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.3 assists, shooting 43.8% from the field and 39.6% from downtown, with 1.9 made treys per contest.

Lakers Leaders

  • Anthony Davis averages 25 points, 12.3 boards and 3.6 assists. He is also sinking 55.8% of his shots from the floor.
  • LeBron James' numbers on the season are 25.3 points, 7 rebounds and 7.9 assists per game. He is making 52.7% of his shots from the field and 40.8% from 3-point range, with an average of 2.2 triples.
  • Per game, Austin Reaves gives the Lakers 15.6 points, 4 boards and 5.5 assists, plus 0.9 steals and 0.2 blocks.
  • D'Angelo Russell's numbers on the season are 17.7 points, 2.9 rebounds and 6.3 assists per game. He is draining 46.6% of his shots from the floor and 41.4% from 3-point range, with an average of 2.7 treys.
  • The Lakers are receiving 12.6 points, 3.3 rebounds and 6 assists per game from Spencer Dinwiddie.

Thunder vs. Lakers Injury Report

  • Thunder Injuries: Jaylin Williams: Out (Knee)
  • Lakers Injuries: Colin Castleton: Out (Wrist), Anthony Davis: Probable (Achilles), LeBron James: Questionable (Ankle), Gabe Vincent: Out (Knee), Jarred Vanderbilt: Out (Foot), Christian Wood: Out (Knee)