Texas Legends Oklahoma City Blue Prediction and Preview – 16.12.17

A pair of NBA. G-League foes at opposite ends of the standings lock up in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. The Texas Legends are on the road as they travel to face the Oklahoma City Blue Sturday night. Texas Legends won for the second time in three games as they dimmed their last opponent 99-92 at home Tuesday night. Oklahoma City Blue had their two game win streak snapped with a 118-112 overtime home loss to their last opponent Tuesday night. The Oklahoma City Blue have a narrow 54-53 edge in the all-time regular season series between the teams but the Texas Legends took three of the four meetings last season.
Texas Legends Try to Build a Little Momentum

Texas Legends won for the second time in three games as they pulled away late to knock off their last opponent. The victory moved the Texas Legends out of the basement in the NBA. G-League and dropped Oklahoma City Blue into it. Texas Legends found itself tied after three quarters but pulled away in the fourth by outscoring their last opponent 25-18 to get the win. The Texas Legends shot 42.7 percent from the field and hit just seven of 22 three point attempts in the game yet emerged with the win. Texas Legends held their last opponent to 41.1 percent overall and seven of 32 from three point range. Their best player had 18 points and seven rebounds to lead the Texas Legends in his return to the starting lineup.

The Texas Legends have struggled on the offensive end of the floor this season. Texas Legends is 30th in the league in scoring with 96.2 points per game and 28th in rebounding with 39.9 boards per contest. The Texas Legends are 27th with 20.4 assists a night. Texas Legends has been average defensively, ranking 15th by allowing 105 points per game.

Oklahoma City Blue Try to Regroup After OT Loss

Oklahoma City Blue had won two in a row but ended up on the short end of the stick as they fell in overtime to the their last opponent at home. The Oklahoma City Blue look to regroup here as they entered Sunday with a half-game lead on the their last opponent in the NBA. G-League. Oklahoma City Blue led by seven after the opening quarter but allowed the their last opponent at home to rally in order to force overtime. The Oklahoma City Blue were outscored 18-12 in the overtime to take the loss. Oklahoma City Blue shot just 40.7 percent from the field in the contest and was a miserable five of 29 from three point range.

The Oklahoma City Blue come into this game 9th in scoring with 107.3 points a game. Oklahoma City Blue is 19th in rebounding with 42.5 boards a night and 15th in assists by dishing out 22.6 dimes per contest. The Oklahoma City Blue are 19th in scoring defense as they allow 106.7 points per game. AThe Oklahoma City Blue are 9th in the league in field goal percentage as the team shoots 46.8 percent from the floor. Oklahoma City Blue is 29th in the league in threes with 8.1 per game and is tied for 21st in the league in three point shooting as they’ve hit 35.4 percent of their attempts from downtown.

Trends:

Texas Legends

4-9-1 ATS last 14 when their opponent allows 100 points or more in their previous game.

Oklahoma City Blue

7-3 ATS last 10 in series.

Oklahoma City Blue has won two straight and they are at home here, which works in their favor. The Oklahoma City Blue are pretty healthy and coupling that with they’re being at home, you have to give them the advantage in this contest over a reeling Texas Legends squad.*

*NOTE: All predictions are made well in advance of game time. Do not bet this rigistrtion for a free recorded update.

Texas Legends Oklahoma City Blue Prediction and Preview – 16.12.17

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