Hornets vs. Knicks Prediction
The Hornets failed to cover last night in Toronto but will bettors be able to rely on Charlotte to pick up a win at the betting window tonight when they visit the Knicks?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Hornets opened as 4-point road favorites but the line has climbed to 5.5 while the over/under opened at 195.5 before jumping to 197.
The Hornets enter play with a 6-4 record over their last 10 games and are 19-19 at the betting window on the road this season. As for the Knicks, they've lost seven of their last 10 games and are just 19-20 against the spread at home this season.
Charlotte played last night in Toronto but playing on no rest hasn't been an issue for the Hornets of late. The team is 4-1 against the spread in their last five games playing on back-to-back nights and is 5-1 against the number in its last six road games versus a team with a losing home record.
The Hornets have also covered in six of their last eight games in New York while the road team is 5-2 against the spread in the last seven meetings between these two teams.
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