The Houston Rockets will take on the Oklahoma City Thunder at 5 p.m. ET on Monday at the Toyota Center. Houston is 26-15 overall and 14-6 at home, while Oklahoma City is 24-19 overall and 10-10 on the road. The Rockets have lost four of their past five games. The Thunder have lost three of their past five. Houston is favored by 6.5 points in the latest Rockets vs. Thunder odds, while the over-under is set at 230. Before entering any Thunder vs. Rockets picks, you'll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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It was a hard-fought contest, but the Rockets had to take a 124-115 defeat against the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday. Houston blew an 11-point third quarter lead. Russell Westbrook had 35 points and seven assists along with nine rebounds. Westbrook has averaged 32.5 points on 53.2 percent shooting, plus 7.0 rebounds and 8.5 assists over the past four games.
James Harden scored 34 points and has reached the 30-point mark in three of his past five games.
Meanwhile, Oklahoma City strolled past Portland with points to spare on Saturday, taking the game 119-106. It was another big night for Chris Paul, who matched a season-high with 30 points while handing out seven assists. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and Dennis Schroder combined for 37 points.
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