Oklahoma City Thunder (7-7) vs. Utah Jazz (7-6)
View from the enemy: Salt City Hoops
Offensive Rating: Thunder – 103.4 (23rd), Jazz – 108.7 (8th)
Defensive Rating: Thunder – 101.5 (7th), Jazz – 107.9 (20th)
Pace: Thunder – 92.1 (19th), Jazz – 91.2 (25th)
(Note: This pregame was written last week. If something if off or incorrect, that’s why.)
Does it feel like the Thunder has been on the road a TON these past two weeks? It does? Well, that’s because Oklahoma City has had seven of its last nine away from the Ford Center. The good news is, after this one in Utah, OKC has a nice, cushy five-game homestand.
Salt Lake City is never an easy place to win. The Jazz haven’t been exactly great this year, but this is a roster still loaded with talent and players that are going to make plays. The Thunder has proven they can win on the road, but some places are just harder to win at than others. Keep Reading…