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 Bovada.lv, 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.

 

WEDNESDAY NBA PREDICTION: MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES +1.5

Loading...

NBA Headlines

NBA Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Nuggets vs. Lakers Prediction Game 5 of the NBA Western Conference Finals will take place tonight at 9:00 p.m. ET when the Lakers look to eliminate the Nuggets and advanced to the championship...
Thumbnail Heat vs. Celtics Game 5 Prediction Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals will be played tonight at 8:30 p.m. ET when the Miami Heat attempt to eliminate the Boston Celtics. Will the Heat...
Thumbnail Lakers vs. Nuggets Game 4 Prediction Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference Finals will take place tonight between the Lakers and Nuggets at 9:00 p.m. ET and with Denver looking to even its series with...
Thumbnail Celtics vs. Heat Game 4 Prediction The Celtics picked up their first victory in their NBA Eastern Conference Finals matchup with the Heat but will they make it two in a row and even their series...
Thumbnail Lakers vs. Nuggets Game 3 Prediction The Lakers have jumped out to a 2-0 series lead versus the Nuggets but failed to cover as a large favorite on Sunday in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals....