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Houston Rockets vs New York Knicks 2/13/2021 NBA Picks and Previews

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Houston Rockets vs New York Knicks 2-13-2021 NBA Picks and Previews

Houston Rockets vs New York Knicks 2/13/2021 – Saturday night NBA clash will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York as Houston Rockets take on the New York Knicks. The NBA expert picks have a predicted winner as both teams battle in a non-conference game. The Rockets will enter this game with a four-game losing streak and they are sitting at the 13th spot in the Western Conference play. As for the Knicks, they will enter this game with a winning record and continue to remain at the eighth spot. The Knicks will try to take this opportunity to win the Rockets and make up for their previous loss.

Houston Rockets vs New York Knicks 2/13/2021

When: February 13, 2021 8:00 PM ET
Where: Madison Square Garden in ‎New York City, New York
TV: NBA TV
Stream: NBA League Pass

Houston Rockets vs New York Knicks 2/13/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Houston Rockets -1.5 (-110) 209.5 o (-110) -120

New York Knicks
+1.5 (-110) 209.5 u (-110) +100
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Houston Rockets Betting

Houston is certainly a struggling team as they declined to an 11-14 record. Houston’s losing streak brought them three games behind the .500 mark. In their last game, the Rockets lost against Miami Heat with a final score of 101-94. John Wall managed to toss in 17 points after going 10 for 26 with his shooting attempts. The other notable player was DeMarcus Cousins with 11 boards and 16 points in their losing effort. Houston will need to bring a balance between their scoring offense and defensive strategy.

Players to watch: C. Wood C 17 GP 17 GS 31.2 MIN 22 PTS 1.8 OR 8.4 DR 10.2 REB 1.3 AST 0.9 STL 1.5 BLK 1.8 TO 1.9 PF 0.7 AST/TO 24.31 PER

J. Wall PG 16 GP 16 GS 30.6 MIN 19.1 PTS 0.6 OR 3.3 DR 3.9 REB 6.1 AST 0.9 STL 0.7 BLK 3.3 TO 1.4 PF 1.9 AST/TO 17.04 PER

E. Gordon SG 20 GP 8 GS 28.9 MIN 18.6 PTS 0.3 OR 2.1 DR 2.4 REB 2.4 AST 0.6 STL 0.5 BLK 2 TO 1.4 PF 1.2 AST/TO 16.61 PER.

New York Knicks Betting

The New York Knicks will enter this game with a 12-15 record on the season. New York Knicks are three games behind the .500 mark, but they seem to be doing their best to get ahead of their opponents. In their last game, they defeated the Washington Wizards with a final score of 109-91. Julius Randle went eight for 15 with his shooting attempts and tossed in 24 points for his team. Additionally, Randall managed to record 18 rebounds. The other notable player was Mitchell Robinson with 14 boards and 10 points.

Players to watch: J. Randle PF 26 GP 26 GS 36.8 MIN 22.3 PTS 1.4 OR 9.5 DR 10.9 REB 5.8 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 3.3 TO 3.3 PF 1.8 AST/TO 19.97 PER

R. Barrett SG 26 GP 26 GS 34.8 MIN 17 PTS 1.2 OR 5.2 DR 6.4 REB 3 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 2 TO 2.5 PF 1.5 AST/TO 13.04 PER

A. Burks SG 14 GP 3 GS 26.1 MIN 13.1 PTS 0.6 OR 3.9 DR 4.6 REB 2.3 AST 0.9 STL 0.4 BLK 1.2 TO 2.1 PF 1.9 AST/TO 16.39 PER.

Houston Rockets vs New York Knicks 2/13/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Houston Rockets

Houston are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston’s last 6 games.
Houston are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Houston are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against New York.
Rockets are 18-2 SU in their last 20 games against New York.
Houston are 7-13 SU in their last 20 games on the road.
Houston are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games when playing on the road against New York.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston’s last 5 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Houston’s last 10 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Houston are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games played in February.

New York Knicks

New York are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New York’s last 6 games.
Their total has gone OVER in 8 of New York’s last 11 games against Houston.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of New York’s last 12 games at home.
New York are 1-9 SU in their last 10 games when playing at home against Houston.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of New York’s last 5 games this season.
New York are 4-16 SU in their last 20 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Knicks are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games played in February.
New York are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games played on a Saturday.

Injuries

Houston Rockets

P.J. Tucker PF Thigh left last game, is “?” Saturday vs New York
John Wall PG Ankle is probable Saturday vs New York
Victor Oladipo SG Foot is OUT Saturday vs New York
Dante Exum PG Calf is OUT 1-2 months
Christian Wood PF Ankle is out indefinitely

New York Knicks

Frank Ntilikina PG Quarantine is “?” Saturday vs Houston
Mitchell Robinson C Hand left last game, is “?” Saturday vs Houston

Head-to-Head
Houston Rockets New York Knicks
10-15-0 Against the Spread 14-13-0
8-16-1 Straight Up 8-19-0
109 Points per Game 103
110 Points Allowed per Game 103
44.9 Offensive FG% 44.82
74.58 Offensive FT% 76.13
35.21 Offensive 3PT% 35.52
44.89 Defensive FG% 43.46
76.47 Defensive FT% 75.38
35.59 Defensive 3PT% 32.18

Houston Rockets vs New York Knicks Betting Picks

Houston Rockets seem to be getting worse with their performance and injured players. The Knicks are doing their best to get better and they have the best NBA odds in their favor. A predicted victory for the Knicks will take them ahead in their conference play.

Moneyline: -120 is the ML for the Rockets and +100 is the ML for the Knicks.

ATS: -1.5 (-110) is the allocated spread for the Rockets and +1.5 (-110) is the spread for the Knicks.

TOTALs: Over 209.5 (-110) is the total for the Rockets and the same will go under for the Knicks.

Score Prediction: 103 – 97 Knicks