Home team strong in BOS-NYK
The New York Knicks and Boston Celtics meet up tonight at 7:30PM ET in New York. Will the home team continue to dominate at the betting window?
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Boston is favored on the road today, as the Celtics are getting odds of -2.5 points against the Knicks. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 206.5 points.
The Knicks (23-27) are below .500 but have done well against the spread this season, posting a 29-21 mark. The Knicks are also 14-11 against the spread at home this year as they host the Celtics (27-22), who are just 12-12 on the road straight up and 13-11 ATS in those 24 road games.
These two have already met twice this season, with the home team winning and covering the spread in both meetings. The home team has had the edge against the spread in this series for some time, as it has covered in four straight in this series. Boston has been the favorite in all four of those games as well.