Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks Basketball Sports Odds, NBA Free Parlay Predictions
|Betting Odds & Stats|
|Detroit Pistons||Lines||New York Knicks|
|+5.5 (-110)||Spread||-5.5 (-110)|
|Over 210.5 (-110)||Total||Under 210.5 (-110)|
|20-44 (26-36-2 ATS)||Stats/Additional||19-44 (33-29-1 ATS)|
|Betting Tips: First Half Winning Margin: Knicks by 4-6 points +550|
Two teams fighting to avoid finishing at the bottom of the Eastern Conference standings meet Sunday night when the wobbly Detroit Pistons visit Madison Square Garden to face the New York Knicks. The Pistons lost three straight and 10 of 11 games after losing 111-105 at home to Utah on Saturday, while the Knicks lost eight of their 10 games after a 126-103 loss to Oklahoma City on Friday.
- New York C Mitchell Robinson is averaging 15.3 points and nine rebounds the last three games, making 21-of-29 from the field.
|Reason for Detroit Pistons vs New York Knicks NBA Basketball Picks|
The first week of Leon Rose as president of the New York Knicks presented the best victory of the season, overshadowed by a controversy involving the superfan Spike Lee, then two defeats where the songs of "Sell the team" drowned. aloud. music in the last few minutes on at least one occasion.
The Knicks expect Rose's second week in office to be less hectic, and begin Sunday evening when they host the Detroit Pistons.
On February 4, two days before the trade deadline, the Knicks sacked Steve Mills, who could not get Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving or any other important agency name.
Mills then warned coach David Fizdale of 10 games in the season after a loss to Cleveland on November 10, and then dismissed him on December 6, one day after a 37-point home loss to Denver.
Rose quickly became a favorite to become President of New York and officially took office on Monday. The former agent for the Creative Artists Agency observed from his seat in the central court when the Knicks won a two-point victory over the Houston Rockets, to occur the same night, security told Lee of do not use Employee Contribution.
A day after Lee said he would not be playing any home games the rest of the season, the Knicks lost eight games to Utah Jazz on Wednesday.
He was followed on Friday with a 23-point loss to Oklahoma City, when they were 4 of 24 in the 3-point range and have allowed at least 120 points for the twenty-fourth time this season.
They also lost more than 20 points for the fifteenth time, and loud music drowned the mocking songs of owner Jim Dolan, who watched the game from his seat near the bank in New York.
When New York won four straight games in February, the final was a 95-92 victory in Detroit. The Pistons' loss is part of a series of 10 losses in 11 games. The team of Andre Drummond the day after his defeat against New York.
Seven of those 10 losses were single digit, and on Saturday, the Pistons lost by 22 before recovering, but ultimately lost 111-105 to Utah Jazz due to a 5 1/2 minute run without basket in the last quarter.
Christian Wood scored 30 points, the highest in his career, and had 11 rebounds while continuing to capitalize on the increased minutes on the Detroit starting line.
He's averaged 23.1 points in seven games since the all-star break while playing about 33 minutes per game. That compares to an average of 11.2 in his first 53 games when he played 19.1 minutes.
|The Pick: New York Knicks to Win @ -5.5, Under 210.5 / BET HERE|