NBA Betting Predictions: New York Knicks vs Charlotte Bobcats
Shorter NBA schedule tonight with five games to wager on one being the New York Knicks vs Charlotte Bobcats. BetDSI Sportsbook current Live NBA Betting Lines display the Knicks as -220 favorites giving up -5 points to the Bobcats.
The New York Knicks lost a high scoring close one 119-114. Where they outplayed or equaled the Nuggets in terms of scoring every quarter except the 3rd where they were outscored 26-18 costing them the game. New York shot 44-97 from the floor and only hit 11-33 three point attempts. Turning the ball over 24 times in a turnover filled game doomed the Knicks.
Carmelo Anthony led the Knicks in scoring with 25 points while grabbing 10 rebounds and 5 assists. Amare Stoudemire is averaging the lowest scoring in his career since his rookie season. Against Denver he put up only 12 but led the team in rebounding with 11 boards. New York now looks to avoid their seventh straight loss, with a tough upcoming contest having dropped 9 out of 13 total meetings against the Bobcats.
Against the Nets the Charlotte Bobcats were outscored in every quarter except the third 19-17 the other day. They shot 37-79 from the floor and hitting 5-14 three point attempts. They were thoroughly out rebounded 47-34 and turned the rock over 13 times.
The Charlotte Bobcats had Kemba Walker lead the team in scoring against the Nets with 16 points and also had 6 rebounds, and 4 assists. Gerald Henderson was right behind him with 15 points, and three other players put up double digit points that night. Bismack Byombo had a good game putting up 11 points and a valliant defenseive effort with 4 blocked shots on the game.
NBA Betting Prediction: With the Charlotte Bobcats winning so many of the previous meetings between them and the New York Knicks it would appear that the +200 moneyline is a great value tonight with the Cats playing at home. Throw in the fact the New York Knicks have lost so many games in a row , you have a great reason to go against the grain here.