Houston Rockets vs New York Knicks 2/13/2021 NBA Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
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
Houston Rockets vs New York Knicks 2/13/2021 Betting Odds
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
Houston are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
New York Knicks
New York are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
P.J. Tucker PF Thigh left last game, is “?” Saturday vs New York
New York Knicks
Frank Ntilikina PG Quarantine is “?” Saturday vs Houston
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