Oklahoma City Thunder vs Golden State Warriors Fantasy Basketball News – 02-06-16
The Thunder (38-13) will travel to Oakland to battle league leading and defending champions Golden State Warriors (45-4) at the Oracle Arena this Saturday night in a hype crazed matchup. FanPicks.com has this Fantasy Basketball game on tap for tonight’s DFS action. Here are the latest Fantasy Basketball News:
The red hot Thunder come into this game having won 5 straight games and 12 of their last 13 games. What’s even more intimidating about OKC’s offence is that they’ve scored at least 116 pts in 6 straight games. Ranking 2nd in the league in pts scored and boards per game, a lot of this credit can be attributed to the dynamic duo of Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant, averaging a combined 16 boards a game. The duo combines as well for 51 pts on average a game and 15 assists. This will be by far their toughest matchup thus far of the season.
Golden State will be probably facing their second toughest matchup of the season after their rout of the San Antonio Spurs two weeks ago by 30 pts. The Warriors are still carrying a 40 game winning streak coming into this game. Golden State is clearly a favourite in this one having shown no signs of weakness against the toughest teams in the NBA thus far. Dominating in every aspects of the league, the Warriors will try to beat yet another record as they’re averaging 30 assists a game this season, just 1 shy from the NBA record. The Warriors are coming into this game with an 8 game winning streak.