New York Knicks at Philadelphia 76ers | NBA Betting, Odds, Picks

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On Monday, the Philadelphia 76ers (8-2) will face the New York Knicks (6-3) at Wells Fargo Center, so check out all our NBA betting to learn more. The Knicks are 4.5-point underdogs to begin the game. The over/under is set at 210. Read our Hornets at Lakers NBA betting tip here!

Odds/Point Spread: New York (+4.5)

The New York Knicks battled the Milwaukee Bucks on the court and won with a final score of 113-98 in their most recent game. New York recorded a 42.7 percent field goal percentage (41 of 96), making 10 of their 40 three-point attempts, in defeating Milwaukee Bucks. The Knicks converted 21 of 26 free throw attempts for an 80.8% rate from the line. They hauled down 59 rebounds, 20 of which were on the offensive side. In addition, they handed out 16 dimes for the competition, as well as recording 5 turnovers and 11 steals. New York surrendered its opponent to shoot 40.2 percent from the field on 33 of 82 shots.

For the game, Milwaukee had 37 assists and 19 steals. In addition, the Bucks grabbed 30 rebounds (7 offensive, 23 defensive) and 4 blocks. The team shot 76.2 percent from the free throw line by making 16 of their 21 attempts. The Bucks also missed 16 of their 43 long-range attempts. When it came to personal fouls, the Knicks tallied 17 while the Bucks had 14. In this game, Julius Randle was a factor. He scored 32 points on 11 of 22 shooting and had a tremendous performance. In 33 minutes, he recorded 12 rebounds and 4 assists.

New York Knicks NBA Betting

The Knicks are 6-3 in the season so far and average 113.0 points per game this year. They shoot 45.5 percent from the field, which is good for fifth in the National Basketball League. The Knicks are hitting 37.6 percent (131 of 348) of their 3-point attempts and 74.8 percent of their free throws. New York is grabbing 46.9 boards per game as a unit with 202 assists, which is 21st in the NBA in terms of passing the ball.

They are surrendering the ball 13.7 times per game and committing 19 fouls each night as a team. The Knicks force 13.3 turnovers on average each game and draw 20.6 personal fouls, both defensively. The New York Knicks are one of the most leaky defenses in the league. They rank 20th in assists allowed, allowing 228 on the season. The Knicks are giving up a shooting percentage of 42.7 percent (349 of 818) and 45.9 rebounds per game as a team this season. They are giving up an average of 35.7 percent from the three-point line and 18th in terms of PPG among their opponents (109.0).

New York Knicks NBA Betting Analysis
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Philadelphia 76ers NBA Prediction

Last time they stepped on the court, the Sixers won 114-105 against the Bulls. For the game, the 76ers had 35 defensive rebounds and 6 offensive rebounds for a total of 41. They also surrendered the ball 14 times, with 6 interceptions.

The Bulls committed 9 personal fouls in this game, allowing the 76ers to shoot 19 free throws. The 76ers had a fantastic free throw percentage of 78.9, which allowed them to knock down 15 from the charity stripe for a rate of 88.2 percent. Philadelphia shot 13 out of 26 three-point tries (50%) during the game.

Following the whistle, the Sixers went 43 for 81 from the field for a shooting percentage of 53.1%, while Chicago converted 37 of 92 tries (40.2 percent) and had a shooting percentage of 40.2% in Philadelphia’s win. They hit 7 of 29 from downtown, good for 24.1 percent, and shot 80% from the charity stripe (24 of 30). In terms of how they attacked the glass, Chicago was given 28 opportunities to score (18 on the offensive glass) by Philadelphia.

For the Sixers, Joel Embiid was critical to their success. He sank 11 of 19 shots for a field goal percentage of 57.9 percent, and grabbed 15 rebounds in this game. Joel Embiid scored 30 points in his 34 minutes on the hardwood and registered 3 assists in the contest.

New York Knicks at Philadelphia 76ers NBA Odds

The Philadelphia Sixers are 8-2 this season. The Sixers have 18.2 personal fouls per game, and they make 82.0 percent of their free throws. They are assisting the opponents 23.8 times per game (10th in the league), and they turn it over 13.7 times each game. The 76ers have scored 1,111 points this season (111.1 ppg) and average 41.1 rebounds per contest. Philadelphia’s offense is shooting 49.6 percent from the field, which brings the 1st place in the basketball offensive stats.

The Philadelphia 76ers are ranked 7th in the NBA in points allowed per game with 102.6. They have limited their opponents to 13.7 TO’s each game and allow teams to shoot 43.5 percent from the field (tied for 7th in the league). The Sixers’ defense allows 33.4 percent on 3-point attempts (106 of 317). Their opponents make 78.8 percent of their attempts from the line. Philadelphia ranks 15th and seventh in the NBA in defensive efficiency, giving up 22.9 dimes and 44.3 total rebounds per game.

Oddsfanatic’s Pick: Take New York (+4.5)