Raptors vs. Knicks Prediction
In what should turn into a defensive struggle at Madison Square Garden tonight, the New York Knicks will host the Toronto Raptors at 7:30PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the over/under for tonight's game is sitting at 195 points, which is where the number opened. As for the side, the Knicks opened as a 5-point underdog but the number has been bet up a half-point to Toronto -5.5.
The Raptors have split their last 10 games both straight up and against spread, and are 21-17 against the number this season on the road. The Knicks, meanwhile, have lost six of their last 10 contests but are 6-4 at the betting window during that span.
The under is 6-1 in the Raptors' last seven games coming off an ATS win and is 4-1 in their last five games versus Atlantic Division foes. The under has also cashed in seven of Toronto's last nine games against the Eastern Conference and is 6-2 in the team's last eight games following a victory.
On the other side, the under is now 24-9 in the Knicks' last 33 games overall and has cashed in nine of their last 12 games versus Eastern Conference opponents. The under is 14-3 in New York's last 17 home games and is a perfect 7-0 in the team's last seven games coming off a victory.
SUNDAY NBA FREE PICK: KNICKS/RAPTORS UNDER 195