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The Brooklyn Nets and the New York Knicks will meet on the court at Madison Square Garden on Monday in a battle of division rivals.
Brooklyn won its last outing, a 94-89 result against the Hawks on January 18. The Nets failed to cover in that game as a 7-point favorite, while the 183 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
In their last action, New York was a 102-87 winner on the road against the Pistons. They covered the 5.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (189) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Team record: 24-16 SU, 18-20-2 ATS
is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 11 games when playing on the road against New York
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 9 games
When playing on Monday are 2-8
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 3-7
After a win are 7-3
Team record: 25-13 SU, 21-17 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 11 games when playing at home against Brooklyn
is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing Brooklyn
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Brooklyn
is 15-5 SU in its last 20 games at home
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Boston are 2-8
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
Brooklyn at Minnesota, Wednesday, January 23
New York at Boston, Thursday, January 24