New York Knicks vs Washington Wizards Betting Analysis and Pick by Kingpin.pro Expert
- A Plus Picks
- Feb 24, 2023, 3:03:26 AM
The New York Knicks are looking to extend their three-game win streak when they face the Washington Wizards on Friday at 7 p.m. EST. Kingpin.pro's top expert A Plus Picks is here to give you the latest betting analysis, public betting data, trends, and predictions for this Eastern Conference matchup.
New York Knicks
The Knicks have been on a roll lately, winning six of their last ten games and coming off a three-game win streak. They have been playing well on both ends of the court, averaging 116.2 points, 45.2 rebounds, 21.8 assists, 4.8 steals, and 2.9 blocks per game while shooting 48.0% from the field. Julius Randle has been leading the team, averaging 24.8 points, 10.8 rebounds, and 4.1 assists per game. He is shooting 33.8% from beyond the arc with 2.7 made 3-pointers per game.
The Knicks' defense has been impressive, ranking seventh in the NBA with 34.1 defensive rebounds per game. Mitchell Robinson will be out for this game due to a thumb injury, but the team still has a solid defense with Nerlens Noel and Taj Gibson manning the middle.
The Wizards have also been playing well lately, winning six of their last ten games and also coming off a three-game win streak. They have been scoring at a high rate, averaging 118.1 points, 43.3 rebounds, 25.9 assists, 7.1 steals, and 5.7 blocks per game while shooting 51.6% from the field. Bradley Beal is the team's leading scorer, averaging 31.1 points per game.
The Wizards have been a bit inconsistent this season, but they have been playing well against Eastern Conference opponents with a 15-17 record. They have won five out of ten games decided by less than 4 points.
Betting Trends and Public Betting Data
The Wizards are listed as a 2.5-point favorite in this game, with the over/under set at 228 points. The public betting data shows that the majority of the bets are being placed on the Knicks, with 52% of the bets on New York to cover the spread.
The Knicks have been a strong team against the spread this season, covering in 54.5% of their games. They have also been playing well on the road, covering in 58.3% of their away games. The Wizards have been a bit weaker against the spread, covering in only 48.1% of their games. They have also been struggling at home, covering in only 42.9% of their games at the Capital One Arena.
Prediction and Pick
This game is expected to be a close one, with two teams playing well and coming off win streaks. However, Kingpin.pro's expert A Plus Picks is picking the New York Knicks to cover the spread and win this game. The Knicks have been playing solid defense, and they have been a strong team against the spread this season. The Wizards have been struggling against the spread at home, and they could have a hard time stopping Randle and the Knicks' offense. The Knicks are also playing with confidence and momentum, and they have the ability to keep their win streak going with a win in this game.
Pick: New York Knicks +2.5
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