Knicks vs. Grizzlies NBA Free Pick
MEMPHIS, TN (ATS Consultants) – New York (6-0 SU, 6-0 ATS) is coming off a 104-100 win over San Antonio on Thursday, while Memphis defeated Oklahoma City, 107-97 on Wednesday. The Knicks visit the FedEx Forum to take on the Grizzlies at 8pmET.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Grizz opened as a 6-point favorite and remained there in
most books. The total opened at 191 and moved to 192 in most books.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 65% 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 over Memphis. According to the latest NBA trends, the Knicks are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games following a S.U. win, 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games following a ATS win, 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning S.U. record, 4-0 ATS in their last 4 vs. Western Conference, 13-3 ATS in their last 16 games playing on 0 days rest and are 26-10 ATS in their last 36 games overall.
This is a matchup of two of the hottest teams in the NBA. The New York Knicks remain the only unbeaten team in the NBA on Thursday as it overcame a 12-point deficit in the fourth quarter to post its sixth straight win, a 104-100 victory in San Antonio. The Knicks, who had lost nine consecutive road meetings with the Spurs, ended the contest with a 27-11 run. The Knicks, who entered the game first in the league with a 3-point percentage of 42.6, was 11-of-25 from beyond the arc. The Knicks are averaging a league-high 11.8 3s. Knicks leading scorer Carmelo Anthony (23.8 ppg) finished with a season-low nine at San Antonio, but he's enjoyed some recent success in Memphis. Anthony averaged 31.8 points in his previous five games at FedExForum before finishing with 14 in a 94-83 loss Jan. 12 when he left in the third quarter with a sprained right ankle. Expect the Knicks to cover this one if not, win this outright.
2012 NBA FREE PICK: NEW YORK KNICKS +6