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Houston Rockets vs. New York Knicks

The Houston Rockets and the New York Knicks will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Madison Square Garden.

Houston was a 123-117 loser in its last match on the road against the 76ers. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 240 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

The Knicks were a 95-91 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Hawks. They covered the 4.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (186) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Houston:
Team record: 5-4 SU, 3-5-1 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing New York
is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against New York
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing New York
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing on the road against New York

When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Denver are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5

New York:
Team record: 3-4 SU, 3-4 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing at home against Houston
is 15-5 SU in its last 20 games at home

When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Atlanta are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 9-1
After a win are 3-7

Next up:
Houston home to Denver, Saturday, November 16
New York home to Atlanta, Saturday, November 16