Oklahoma City Thunder at New York Knicks Matchup 3/31/2024

The New York Knicks (44-29) are favorites (3.5 points) over the Oklahoma City Thunder (51-22) on March 31, 2024 at Madison Square Garden. It's a contest featuring one of the top teams in the NBA defensively versus one of the highest-scoring teams. The Knicks are second in points allowed per game (107.8), and Oklahoma City is third in points scored (120.5). The matchup has an over/under of 215 points.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Oklahoma City Thunder Thunder
73
+3 (-110)
-2 (-108)
215.5 pts
218.5 pts
+124
-122
line-movement
New York Knicks Knicks
74
-3 (-110)
+2 (-112)
-148
+102

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
38-34-2 19-17-1 19-17-1
29-44-0 12-26-0 17-18-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 1-2-0 1-0-0 0-2-0 15-13-0 6-9-0 9-4-0
220.5 to 225 7-3-0 4-1-0 3-2-0 12-8-0 9-4-0 3-4-0
225.5 to 229 6-3-1 3-3-0 3-0-1 3-3-0 1-2-0 2-1-0
229.5 to 235 14-8-0 7-5-0 7-3-0 8-4-0 3-1-0 5-3-0
235.5 to 240 9-10-0 5-4-0 4-6-0 2-1-0 0-1-0 2-0-0
240.5 and over 4-5-0 2-1-0 2-4-0 1-3-0 1-1-0 0-2-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
42-31-1 23-14-0 19-17-1
41-33-0 20-18-0 21-15-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 8-2-0 8-2-0 0-0-0 4-4-0 4-4-0 0-0-0
-7 to -10 3-3-0 3-3-0 0-0-0 5-4-0 5-1-0 0-3-0
-3.5 to -6.5 8-6-0 5-5-0 3-1-0 9-9-0 3-4-0 6-5-0
-0.5 to -3 5-5-1 2-2-0 3-3-1 8-4-0 3-2-0 5-2-0
0 to 3 9-8-0 3-1-0 6-7-0 5-4-0 4-3-0 1-1-0
+3.5 to +6.5 6-2-0 2-1-0 4-1-0 4-7-0 1-4-0 3-3-0
+7 to +10 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0 3-1-0 0-0-0 3-1-0
+10.5 or more 1-5-0 0-0-0 1-5-0 3-0-0 0-0-0 3-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 22-14 61.1% 54.2 118
Favorite 41-14 74.5% 56.4 121.3
After Win 21-13 61.8% 60.3 121.2
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 24-13 64.9% 51.4 110.7
Underdog 14-18 43.8% 46.9 111.9
After Losses 12-11 52.2% 56.5 112.8

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.2 28.1 28.1 27.1 25.9
110.1 28.4 27.9 27.5 26.3
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
107.4 28.2 26.9 26.5 25.8
108.1 26.8 27.4 27.6 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

New York Knicks Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 NY 100 vs ATL 116 -1.5 213.5 38.4% 11 17 30.8% 11 50.6% 23 13 32.3% 14
2/28/24 NY 92 vs NO 115 +6.5 214 37.3% 23 13 30.4% 11 50.6% 23 10 52.9% 14
2/11/24 NY 111 vs IND 125 +2.5 237.5 47.6% 23 5 31.2% 9 61% 19 6 48.3% 15
2/9/24 NY 108 vs DAL 122 +6 228 44.7% 11 14 37.8% 14 52.4% 23 6 42.9% 8
2/2/24 NY 109 vs IND 105 -2 235 39.8% 25 24 21.1% 10 45.2% 13 9 39.4% 13

Thunder vs. Knicks Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Sunday, March 31, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: MSG
  • Favorite: Knicks (-3.5)
  • Total: 215

Thunder vs. Knicks Matchup Statistics

  • The Knicks average 112.6 points per game, just 0.4 fewer points than the 113 the Thunder give up.
  • The Knicks average 112.6 points per game (20th in the league) while giving up 107.8 per outing (second in the NBA). They have a +346 scoring differential overall and outscore opponents by 4.8 points per game.
  • The Thunder have a +545 scoring differential, topping opponents by 7.5 points per game. They're putting up 120.5 points per game, third in the league, and are giving up 113 per outing to rank 12th in the NBA.
  • New York is posting 110.7 points per game when playing at home. When playing on the road, it is faring better on offense, averaging 114.5 points per contest.
  • In 2023-24 Oklahoma City is scoring 4.9 more points per game at home (122.9) than on the road (118).
  • The Knicks' offense has been less productive over their last 10 games, racking up 110.1 points a contest compared to the 112.6 they've averaged this season.
  • The Thunder have performed worse offensively over their previous 10 games, scoring 118.7 points per contest, 1.8 fewer points their than season average of 120.5.

Thunder vs. Knicks Previous Meetings

Knicks vs Thunder (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
12/27/2023 Thunder -3.5 241 -162 +136 129-120 OKC
11/21/2022 Thunder -1.5 227.5 -125 +105 129-119 NY
11/13/2022 Knicks -5.5 226 -210 +180 145-135 OKC

Knicks Leaders

  • Jalen Brunson averages 27.9 points, 3.6 boards and 6.5 assists.
  • Josh Hart's numbers on the season are 9 points, 8.2 boards and 3.9 assists per contest, shooting 41.8% from the field and 30.6% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1 made 3-pointers.
  • Donte DiVincenzo is averaging 15 points, 2.6 assists and 3.6 rebounds.
  • Isaiah Hartenstein averages 7.4 points, 8.3 rebounds and 2.3 assists, shooting 63.1% from the floor.
  • Precious Achiuwa is averaging 8.6 points, 7.7 boards and 1.2 assists.

Thunder Leaders

  • Shai Gilgeous-Alexander averages 30.4 points for the Thunder, plus 5.6 boards and 6.3 assists.
  • Chet Holmgren averages 16.8 points, 7.9 rebounds and 2.6 assists. He is also making 53.6% of his shots from the field and 37.7% from 3-point range, with 1.6 triples per game.
  • The Thunder are getting 19.3 points, 4 rebounds and 4.5 assists per game from Jalen Williams.
  • Josh Giddey's numbers on the season are 12.2 points, 6.2 rebounds and 4.5 assists per contest. He is sinking 47.4% of his shots from the field and 34.1% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.1 treys.
  • Per game, Luguentz Dort gets the Thunder 10.7 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.4 assists, plus 0.9 steals and 0.6 blocks.

Thunder vs. Knicks Injury Report

  • Knicks Injuries: Julius Randle: Out (Shoulder), OG Anunoby: Out (Elbow), OG Anunoby: Out (Elbow), Alec Burks: Probable (Shoulder), Alec Burks: Probable (Shoulder), Isaiah Hartenstein: Probable (Wrist), Mitchell Robinson: Questionable (Ankle)
  • Thunder Injuries: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander: Doubtful (Quadricep)