Knicks vs. Lakers Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Knicks as 7.5-point favorites over the Lakers, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 217 points. New York is 29-41 overall and 13-20 on the road, while Los Angeles is 23-46 overall and 12-22 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Knicks opened as 6.5-point favorites but the line has jumped to 7.5 at most online and Vegas sports books, while the total opened at 217 and that’s where it currently sits.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 73% of NBA public bettors currently favor the Knicks. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided to get the most updated public betting numbers.
NBA FREE PICK: Take New York. According to latest NBA trends, the favorite is 7-1 against the spread in the last eight meetings between these two teams while the Knicks are also 5-1 against the spread in their last six games versus Western Conference opponents. The Lakers, meanwhile, are 1-4 against the number in their last five games overall, 1-4 ATS in their last five games following a straight up win, and 0-4 ATS in their last four games when their opponent scores 100 points or more in their previous game.
TUESDAY NBA FREE PICK: NEW YORK KNICKS -7.5