There are six games on the NBA schedule for Tuesday with the first games starting at 7 p.m. EST. Our best prop bet of the day comes from one of those 7 p.m. starts with the New York Knicks visiting the Orlando Magic.
We dropped to 21-16 on the season Sunday as Pascal Siakam had just under 30.5 points/rebounds/assists against Memphis. The Raptors power forward finished with 19 points, six rebounds and five assists.
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NBA – Best Player Prop for Tuesday – 2/7/23
Wendell Carter Jr., C, Magic, OVER 22.5 points/rebounds (-125)
Wendell Carter Jr. vs New York Knicks at 7 p.m. EST
Carter has averaged 15.1 points and 8.8 rebounds a game this season. Through two games in February, he’s had 14.5 ppg and 12.5 rpg after averaging 14.1 ppg and 8.9 rpg in January.
Carter has had 23 or more combined points/rebounds in nine of his last 16 games including four of his last seven. He had a double-double against the Knicks on Oct. 24, finishing with 17 points and 11 rebounds.
New York is a solid defensive squad, allowing 112.7 points per game this season to rank 12th in the league. The Knicks have slipped to 19th, however, over the last 15 games by allowing 116.3 ppg during that stretch.
Pick: Wendell Carter Jr. OVER 22.5 points/rebounds.