Thunder vs. 76ers NBA Preview (4/2/24): Odds, Lineups & Injuries

Written By Editorial Team on April 2, 2024 - Last Updated on April 3, 2024
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The Oklahoma City Thunder are set to play the Philadelphia 76ers at 7:30 p.m. ET today. The game will take place at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia and will be broadcast on TNT. NBA odds are set with a point spread of 5.5 in favor of the Thunder and an over/under of 224.

Thunder vs Sixers pregame odds for Tuesday night

The pregame NBA odds for the game between the 76ers and Thunder show a consistent point spread of 5.5 across DraftKings, FanDuel, and Caesars, with the over/under set at 224.0. DraftKings lists the 76ers odds at +170 and the Thunder odds at -205, while FanDuel offers 76ers odds at +180 and Thunder odds at -220. Current odds at Massachusetts sports betting apps are as follows:

  • DraftKings: Sixers +5.5, over/under 224
  • FanDuel: Sixers +5.5, over/under 224
  • Caesars: Sixers +5.5, over/under 224
  • BetMGM: Sixers +5.5, over/under 223.5

Odds are subject to change and may vary between sportsbooks for the Thunder vs 76ers.

Thunder vs. 76ers projected starting lineups (4/2/24)

Oklahoma City Thunder starting lineup tonight

  • SG: Cason Wallace
  • SG: Josh Giddey
  • SF: Luguentz Dort
  • PF: Kenrich Williams
  • C: Chet Holmgren

Philadelphia 76ers starting lineup tonight

  • PG: Tyrese Maxey (game-time decision)
  • SG: Buddy Hield
  • SF: Kelly Oubre Jr.
  • PF: Tobias Harris
  • C: Joel Embiid

Projected lineups and injuries are pulled from Sportsdata.

Thunder vs. Sixers injuries for April 2

Thunder: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (quad) and Jalen Williams (ankle) are now both out for Oklahoma City tonight.

76ers: Robert Covington (knee) is out for Philadelphia on Tuesday. Tyrese Maxey (hip) is questionable, while star Joel Embiid (knee) is now expected to make his return for the Sixers on Tuesday.

Team standings & stats for Tuesday’s game

Entering Tuesday’s game, both teams are fighting for playoff positioning. As the regular season winds down, wins are paramount for each team.

Oklahoma City Thunder team stats ahead of tonight’s game

The Oklahoma City Thunder lead the Western Conference with a 52-22 record, putting them atop the Northwest Division. Oklahoma City’s recent game against the New York Knicks ended with a 113-112 victory, getting a 53.7% FG, and a 38.2% 3PT performance. Season stats for the Thunder are as follows:

  • Points per game: 120.4
  • Points allowed per game: 113.0
  • Rebounds per game: 41.9
  • Assists per game: 26.9
  • FG%: 50.0
  • 3PT%: 39.1

Philadelphia 76ers team stats ahead of tonight’s game

The Philadelphia 76ers, with a record of 40-35, are currently positioned 8th in the Eastern Conference and 3rd in the Atlantic Division. In Philadelphia’s last game against the Toronto Raptors it got the 135-110 victory, shooting at an impressive 59% FG and 55.8% 3PT. Before the win over the Raptors, Philly lost three games in a row, including a loss to the Los Angeles Clippers last week. Here are the season stats for the 76ers:

  • Points per game: 114.4
  • Points allowed per game: 112.2
  • Rebounds per game: 42.7
  • Assists per game: 24.6
  • FG%: 46.4
  • 3PT%: 36.1

Player Stats for Thunder vs Sixers April 2

With the upcoming game, NBA odds are buzzing around the performance of key players from the 76ers and Thunder. The 76ers are looking to leverage their recent game stats, while the Thunder aims to counter with their top performers.

Oklahoma City Thunder leaders before tonight’s game

On the Thunder side, Jalen Williams and Josh Giddey showcased impressive stats in their recent game, influencing Thunder odds for the upcoming game. Here are the latest stats from Oklahoma’s latest game against the Knicks:

  • Jalen Williams (SF): 33 PTS, 4 RBS, 8 ASTS
  • Josh Giddey (SG): 16 PTS, 13 RBS, 12 ASTS
  • Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (PG): 19 PTS, 2 RBS, 3 ASTS
  • Jaylin Williams (PF): 8 PTS, 8 RBS, 2 ASTS
  • Chet Holmgren (C): 5 PTS, 5 RBS, 0 ASTS

The Thunder lost to the Sixers and next play the Boston Celtics on Wednesday. Here are the top five Oklahoma leaders according to season averages:

  • Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (PG): 30.3 PPG, 5.5 RPG, 6.3 APG
  • Jalen Williams (SF): 19.5 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 4.6 APG
  • Chet Holmgren (C): 16.6 PPG, 7.9 RPG, 2.5 APG
  • Josh Giddey (SG): 12.2 PPG, 6.3 RPG, 4.6 APG
  • Luguentz Dort (SF): 10.6 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 1.4 APG

Philadelphia 76ers leaders before tonight’s game

Here are Philadelphia’s top five players from the team’s win against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday:

  • Kelly Oubre Jr. (SF): 32 PTS, 7 RBS, 3 ASTS
  • Cameron Payne (PG): 24 PTS, 1 RBS, 3 ASTS
  • Tobias Harris (SF): 21 PTS, 9 RBS, 3 ASTS
  • Nicolas Batum (PF): 19 PTS, 6 RBS, 2 ASTS
  • Kyle Lowry (PG): 11 PTS, 1 RBS, 10 ASTS

Season leaders for Philadelphia show promising 76ers odds, especially now that Joel Embiid is making his return tonight against the Thunder. Here are the Sixers leaders heading into tonight:

  • Joel Embiid (C): 35.3 PPG, 11.3 RPG, 5.7 APG
  • Tyrese Maxey (PG): 25.6 PPG, 3.7 RPG, 6.2 APG
  • Tobias Harris (SF): 17.2 PPG, 6.4 RPG, 3.1 APG
  • Kelly Oubre Jr. (SF): 15.0 PPG, 4.9 RPG, 1.4 APG
  • Buddy Hield (SF): 12.8 PPG, 3.2 RPG, 3.5 APG
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