Knicks vs. Suns - 1/29/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Phoenix Suns (14-33) at New York Knicks (22-25)
NBA Basketball: Friday, January 29, 2016 at 7:30 pm (Madison Square Garden)
The Line: New York Knicks -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: FSAZ, MSG
The Phoenix Suns and New York Knicks meet Friday night at Madison Square Garden.
The Phoenix Suns need a nice road win after losing five of their last six games. The Phoenix Suns are averaging 101.4 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 106.9 points on 47.5 percent shooting. T.J. Warren is averaging 10.9 points and 3.2 rebounds while Markieff Morris is averaging 10.3 points and 1.9 assists. Mirza Teletovic is grabbing 3.1 rebounds and Devin Booker is dishing 1.4 assists. The Phoenix Suns are shooting 37.1 percent from beyond the arc and 75 percent from the free throw line. The Suns are allowing 38.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.8 rebounds per game. The Phoenix Suns have lost 12 straight road games.
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The New York Knicks need a win after losing six of their last eight games. The New York Knicks are averaging 99.6 points on 44.1 percent shooting and allowing 101.2 points on 44 percent shooting. Kristaps Porzingis is averaging 14 points and 7.8 rebounds while Arron Afflalo is averaging 13.9 points and 1.8 assists. Derrick Williams is grabbing 3.7 rebounds and Jose Calderon is dishing four assists. The New York Knicks are shooting 33.6 percent from beyond the arc and 81.3 percent from the free throw line. The Knicks are allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.7 rebounds per game. The New York Knicks have won six of their last eight home games.
The Suns are 5-17 ATS in their last 22 road games and 10-25 ATS in their last 35 games overall. The Knicks are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 home games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Suns are 5-0 ATS in the last 5 meetings in New York and 7-0-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings overall.
The Suns remain unbackable with their top two players out and the fact they've lost 12 straight on the road. Give me NY by double digits.