Knicks vs. Nets Prediction
Are the Knicks a good bet to cash this evening when they visit the Nets at 6:00PM ET playing on zero rest?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Knicks are now 1-point road favorites versus the Nets after opening as a 1.5-point favorite. As for the total, the number hit the board at 221.5 and has been bet down to 221.
Following its loss and failed cover in Detroit yesterday, the Knicks have now lost seven of their last 10 games and have failed to cover in six of their last 10. They're 34-32 at the betting window on the season, but just 16-18 against the spread on the road.
The Nets have dropped eight of their last 10 games but did cover in six of those 10 contests. They're 29-32 against the spread on the season, which includes a losing mark of 12-19 ATS at home.
OUR PREDICTION: The Knicks have covered in six of the last eight meetings between these two teams and are 4-1 against the spread in their last five games when playing the second game of a back-to-back. The Nets, meanwhile, are just 3-13 at the betting window in their last 16 home games and have failed to cover in six of their last eight home games when playing a team with a losing road record.
SUNDAY NBA PREDICTION: NEW YORK KNICKS -1