Tue, Feb 15, 2022
San Antonio Spurs (22-36, 12th in the Western Conference) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (18-39, 14th in the Western Conference)
Oklahoma City; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: San Antonio faces Oklahoma City in Western Conference action Wednesday.
The Thunder have gone 13-23 against Western Conference teams. Oklahoma City has the NBA's worst offense averaging only 101.1 points per game.
The Spurs are 13-20 against Western Conference opponents. San Antonio is eighth in the NBA scoring 111.8 points per game while shooting 46.6%.
The teams meet for the third time this season. The Spurs won 118-96 in the last meeting on Jan. 20. Dejounte Murray led the Spurs with 23 points, and Aaron Wiggins led the Thunder with 19 points.
TOP PERFORMERS: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is scoring 22.7 points per game and averaging 4.7 rebounds for the Thunder. Luguentz Dort is averaging 3.3 made 3-pointers over the last 10 games for Oklahoma City.
Murray is averaging 20 points, 8.3 rebounds, 9.4 assists and 2.1 steals for the Spurs. Keldon Johnson is averaging 18.6 points and 4.9 rebounds while shooting 46.6% over the past 10 games for San Antonio.
LAST 10 GAMES: Thunder: 4-6, averaging 103.8 points, 47.2 rebounds, 23.6 assists, 7.9 steals and 4.9 blocks per game while shooting 43.0% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 107.0 points per game.
Spurs: 4-6, averaging 115.8 points, 40.1 rebounds, 29.4 assists, 8.5 steals and 4.3 blocks per game while shooting 48.5% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 115.7 points.
INJURIES: Thunder: Jeremiah Robinson-Earl: out (foot), Shai Gilgeous-Alexander: out (ankle), Mike Muscala: out (ankle), Luguentz Dort: out (shoulder).
Spurs: Goran Dragic: out (not with team).
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.