The Detroit Pistons will take on the New York Knicks at 7:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday at Madison Square Garden. New York is 13-17 overall and 5-10 at home, while the Pistons are 5-24 overall and 2-12 on the road. The Knicks have lost five of their last six games. The Pistons snapped a 14-game losing streak on Sunday.
The Knicks have won the last five matchups with the Pistons. New York is favored by 7.5 points in the latest Knicks vs. Pistons odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 207. Before entering any Pistons vs. Knicks picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Knicks vs. Pistons spread: Knicks -7.5
- Knicks vs. Pistons over-under: 207 points
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What you need to know about the Knicks
The Knicks lost to the Boston Celtics this past Saturday, 114-107. Evan Fournier had a season-high 32 points in addition to five boards. New York had six players out due to health and safety protocols. Kemba Walker also scored a season-high 29 points. Julius Randle double-doubled on 20 points and 10 rebounds.
The Knicks scored just 19 points in the final quarter on Saturday. Derrick Rose (ankle) is a game-time decision for the matchup with Detroit. Immanuel Quickley, R.J. Barrett, Obi Toppin, Miles McBride, and Quentin Grimes are out due to the league’s health and safety protocols.
What you need to know about the Pistons
Meanwhile, the Pistons scored a win over the Miami Heat on Sunday, 100-90. Saddiq Bey finished with 26 points. Detroit’s 14-game losing streak was a franchise record. The Pistons earned their first victory since Nov. 17. Hamidou Diallo had 15 points and seven rebounds.
The Pistons finished the third quarter on Sunday with a 27-9 run. Detroit overcame a 2-19 showing from 3-point range in the first half. Bey is averaging 25.7 points per game over his last three outings.
How to make Knicks vs. Pistons picks
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