OddsShark Staff - The New York Knicks will be looking for their second straight ATS win over the Miami Heat when those top Eastern Conference clubs hit the hardwood down in Florida on Thursday night.
The Knicks beat the Heat 104-84 as a 6-point underdog at the sportsbooks at home back on November 2, and they're now 2-0-1 ATS over their past three games against Miami. The UNDER has paid out in three of the past four Knicks/Heat matchups for totals bettors.But the Heat has won 5 straight at home against the Knicks and NBA bettors are watching the total as 8 of the past 10 Heat home games have gone OVER the total. Miami is the NBA's highest-scoring home team.
The Knicks will try to spoil to the party on Thursday; they are 11-6 ATS against the number this season, while the Heat are 7-9 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). New York is 8-7-2 on the totals; Miami is 9-7.