Indiana Pacers vs. New York Knicks - 2/1/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction
New York Knicks at Indiana Pacers
Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 7:00 PM (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)
IND -10.5 . Total 213.5 .
The New York Knicks are on the road for a matchup with the Indiana Pacers. The Knicks are (13-36), coming off a 127-106 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. The Pacers are (31-17), after getting past the Chicago Bulls in OT, 115-106.
In the Knicks loss to the Grizzlies, New York was guided on offense by Elfrid Payton. Payton collected 15 points, 7 rebounds, and 11 assists. The Knicks shot 43% from the floor and 32% from 3-point range. New York out rebounded Memphis, 46 to 44. The Knicks allowed the Grizzlies to connect 13 times from distance.
In the Pacers win over the Bulls, Indiana was led throughout the game by Malcolm Brogdon. Brogdon registered 15 points, 8 rebounds, and 9 assists. Indiana converted on 52% from the floor and 26% from 3-point range. The Pacers out scored the Bulls from the charity stripe, 16 to 10.
Recent Betting Trends:
Knicks are 5-2 ATS in their last 7games.
Knicks are 3-12 SU in their last 15 games.
The under is 6-2 in Knicks last 8 games.
Pacers are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games.
Pacers are 8-2 SU in their last 10 games.
The over is 10-4 in Pacers last 14 games.
The Pacers have been one of the better home teams in the league, while the Knicks have struggled on the road, posting a 6-18 record. The Knicks have struggled to score the ball, while the Pacers have had played solid defense all year. Look for the Knicks to get off to a slow start, while the Pacers take advantage of a defense that ranks 30th in 3-point defense. Final score prediction, Pacers will win and cover, 119-106.