New York Knicks vs Houston Rockets Odds & Info
|Game||New York Knicks vs Houston Rockets|
|Date & Time||Saturday February 13, 2021, 8:00 PM (EST)|
Madison Square Garden
NYK -1 ; Total 213
The World’s Most Famous Arena will play host to a Saturday night NBA clash between the Houston Rockets and the New York Knicks. The Rockets (11-14) are looking to snap a four-game skid and rank eighth in the league in scoring defense (109.8 ppg). On Thursday, Houston was outscored by 18 points during the third quarter of a 101-94 home loss versus Miami.
John Wall and Eric Gordon scored 17 points apiece to lead Houston on a combined 10-for-26 from the floor. DeMarcus Cousins added 16 points and 11 rebounds for the Rockets.
The New York Knicks have won three of previous five games and acquired veteran G Derrick Rose to bolster an offense that ranks last in the league in scoring (102.5 ppg). Last night, New York took advantage of Bradley Beal’s absence during a 109-91 road victory against Washington. The Knicks (12-15) dominated the Wizards on the glass by a 65-46 margin and shot 45 percent from the field.
New York F Julius Randle led all scorers with 24 points on 8-for-15 shooting and pulled down 18 boards. Mitchell Robinson chipped in ten points and 14 rebounds for the Knicks.
Recent Betting Trends
- Rockets are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall.
- Knicks are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 Saturday games.
- Under is 34-16-1 in Rockets last 51 overall.
- Under is 4-1 in Knicks last 5 overall.
- Rockets are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
Free NBA Pick:
Houston G Victor Oladipo (foot) and C Christian Wood (ankle) will both be sidelined for this game. These two teams rank in the top six in defensive efficiency, so the under is worth a look. The stronger play is on the Knicks to win at home. Final Score Prediction, New York Knicks win and cover ATS 103-97.