Knicks vs. Grizzlies Prediction

Are Knicks a Bad Bet to Cover vs. Grizzlies? NBA Predictions 1/16/18

Are the New York Knicks a bad bet to cover the point spread tonight when they visit the Memphis Grizzlies at 8:00 p.m. ET?

Who Oddsmakers Like: New York. According to oddsmakers from online sports book, the Knicks are now 1.5-point road favorites to beat the Grizzlies, who opened as 4-point home favorites. The total, meanwhile, hit the board at 203 but was bet down to 202.5.

Bet Tonight's NBA Action

Who Public Bettors Like: New York. As of Wednesday evening, 52% of betting tickets are on the Knicks and 61% of the money is on New York to cover the spread tonight. As for the total, 68% of the betting tickets are on the over and 71% of the money is on the under.

Injury Report: Tim Hardaway Jr. (leg) is probable for the Knicks but the Grizzlies have injury problems. Not only is Mike Conley (heel) and Chandler Parsons (knee) out, Marc Gasol (illness) is also questionable.

Who We Like: Memphis. The home team is 4-1 against the spread in the last five meetings between these two teams while the Knicks are just 2-5 against the number in their last seven games against Memphis. New York is also 1-5 at the betting window in its last six games in Memphis and 2-5 against the spread in its last seven games versus a team with a winning percentage below .400.

On the other side, the Grizzlies are 6-2 against the spread in their last eight games overall, are 6-1 against the number in their last seven games when their opponent scores 100 points or more in their previous game and 3-0-1 ATS in their last four home games.




NBA Headlines

NBA Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Pistons vs. Warriors NBA Prediction The Warriors have dropped six of their last 10 games overall but they should pick up a win against the visiting Pistons on Tuesday night at 10:00 p.m. ET. That...
Thumbnail Timberwolves vs. Knicks Prediction The Timberwolves and Knicks will square off at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night, where New York is currently listed as a 2.5-point home dog. The total,...
Thumbnail Jazz vs. Lakers Prediction The Jazz and Lakers will square off on NBA TV on Monday night at 10:30 p.m. ET. With Utah’s struggles covering in previous meetings between these two teams, are the Lakers...
Thumbnail Jazz vs. Nuggets NBA Prediction The Jazz have had issues trying to cover in Denver, which is where they’ll play the Nuggets at 8:00 p.m. ET. Is the home dog the best play on the board tonight?
Thumbnail Lakers vs. Nuggets NBA Prediction The Nuggets are only laying 3.5-points to the Lakers on Saturday night at 9:00 p.m. ET, but is Denver the best play on the board?