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New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers Odds
The NBA betting slate features a clash between Philadelphia and New York on Monday, with the host 76ers trying to win for fans supporting them with their cheers and their money.
This season the 76ers are 1-1 overall and 1-1 ATS against the number, while the Knicks are 2-0 and 2-0 ATS. As for the totals, Philadelphia is 0-2 on the OU, and New York is 0-2.
Bettors looking to back the visiting Knicks before tip-off in this one will find them as 4-point underdogs, while the total sits at 189.5.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark have the No. 8-rated Knicks taking on the No. 6-rated 76ers in this contest. Computer models indicate a possible 107-86 win for the Knicks on Monday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Philadelphia's No. 30-ranked offense, averaging 84 PPG, against a Knicks defense that ranks No. 1 at 84 PPG. The 76ers field goal percentage has averaged 39% so far, less than the Knicks shooters have achieved on the year, 46.6% per game.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Knicks own the league's No. 1-rated mark, allowing 0 points per game when on the road. Philadelphia, on the other hand, rates No. 27 in home scoring.
The 76ers were a 100-84 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Knicks. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (184) made winners of UNDER bettors. Philadelphia got 27 points from Jrue Holiday en route to a 100-84 loss against New York on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
New York Knicks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Dallas are 3-7
After playing Philadelphia are 2-8
After a win are 5-5
Philadelphia 76ers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing New Orleans are 4-6
After playing New York are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
A few Knicks at 76ers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New York's last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
New York is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of New York's last 11 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of New York's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing at home against New York
Philadelphia is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Philadelphia's last 11 games when playing New York
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games
New York home to Dallas, Friday, November 9
Philadelphia at New Orleans, Wednesday, November 7