The surging Oklahoma City Thunder will try to keep their five-game hot streak going when they challenge the Golden State Warriors at Ford Center. The Thunder have been red-hot to start the year, entering today's game with a record of 10-3. Likewise, the visiting Warriors are also above .500 on the year, entering today's game with a 9-7 record. This game has a start time of 8:00 pm EST and it will be covered by NBA TV, CSN-BA and FSN-OK.
The Thunder come into today's game after beating San Antonio, 94-88. Reggie Jackson was a key piece with 23 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists. The Warriors, meanwhile, are coming off a 103-99 loss at the hands of the Dallas Mavericks. Stephen Curry had a team-high 29 points. This is the second game of the season between these two teams, with the Warriors winning the first matchup, 116-115. In the loss, Russell Westbrook led all scorers with 31 points.
Second-chance opportunities project to be few and far between for Golden State in this contest. They rank 26th in the NBA in offensive rebounding (OR% of 23.1%), while Oklahoma City is fifth-best in the league on the defensive backboards (DR% of 76.2%).