New York Knicks vs Brooklyn Nets 4/5/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
New York Knicks vs Brooklyn Nets 4/5/2021 – The New York Knicks have an even record and will seek to get back on the winning track very soon. It will be a tall order as they are going to be battling the Brooklyn Nets in this subway matchup this coming Monday, April 5. The Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York will serve as the battleground for both teams with the tip-off starting at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA TV has the broadcast rights and they will be sharing the same feed to NBA League Pass for their online live stream subscribers. The short-handed Brooklyn Nets are still the favored team in NBA lines to take this game against the New York Knicks.
New York Knicks vs Brooklyn Nets 4/5/2021
New York Knicks vs Brooklyn Nets 4/5/2021 Betting Odds
New York Knicks Betting
The New York Knicks managed to pull themselves back up to the .500 mark by taking a blowout win over the Detroit Pistons during their last game. They are now tied with the Boston Celtics with a record of 25-25 and trail the Charlotte Hornets by half a game. Julius Randle was able to anchor the team with 29 points, eight rebounds and three assists. Reggie Bullock shot a good 66% from the field to finish with 22 points, six three-pointers and five rebounds. It was an off night for RJ Barett scoring just 14 points but this team welcomed the return of Elfrid Payton with 11 points and nine rebounds.
Players to watch: J. Randle PF 49 GP 49 GS 36.9 MIN 22.9 PTS 1.4 OR 9.3 DR 10.7 REB 5.8 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 3.3 TO 3.1 PF 1.8 AST/TO 22.49 PER
R. Barrett SG 50 GP 50 GS 34 MIN 17.2 PTS 1.1 OR 4.9 DR 5.9 REB 3.1 AST 0.7 STL 0.3 BLK 2 TO 2.6 PF 1.6 AST/TO 15.49 PER
A. Burks SG 38 GP 5 GS 26.1 MIN 12.9 PTS 0.5 OR 3.8 DR 4.3 REB 2.2 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 1 TO 2 PF 2.2 AST/TO 17.26 PER.
Brooklyn Nets Betting
The Brooklyn Nets got their four-game winning streak snapped by the Chicago Bulls during their last game. This team lost by eight points, 107-115. Kyrie Irving carried the team on his back doing 24 points, 15 assists and two steals. Following his efforts was Jeff Green with 21 points and four three-pointers. Landry Shamat had 13 points off the bench while LaMarcus Aldridge and Joe Harris each had 11. Blake Griffin had a fair night with 10 points and eight boards. The loss had them still tied with the Philadelphia 76ers for the best record of the NBA Eastern Conference standings who also lost their recent game.
Players to Watch: K. Durant PF 19 GP 18 GS 35.8 MIN 29 PTS 0.4 OR 6.9 DR 7.3 REB 5.3 AST 0.7 STL 1.4 BLK 3.5 TO 2.3 PF 1.5 AST/TO 28.56 PER
K. Irving PG 34 GP 34 GS 35.6 MIN 27.8 PTS 1.2 OR 3.9 DR 5.1 REB 5.9 AST 1.2 STL 0.6 BLK 2.4 TO 2.7 PF 2.5 AST/TO 28.03 PER
J. Harden SG * 33 GP 33 GS 38.3 MIN 26.1 PTS 0.9 OR 8 DR 8.9 REB 11.2 AST 1.3 STL 0.7 BLK 4.2 TO 2.5 PF 2.7 AST/TO 28.29 PER.
New York Knicks vs Brooklyn Nets 4/5/2021 Betting Numbers
New York Knicks
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New York’s last 6 games.
Brooklyn are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
New York Knicks
Mitchell Robinson C Foot is out indefinitely
Kevin Durant SF Hamstring is out indefinitely
New York Knicks vs Brooklyn Nets Betting Picks
The New York Knicks are going to have a hard time against the incomplete Brooklyn Nets even with a full roster. Online sportsbook still has the Nets prevailing in this matchup against the Nets but expect it to be closer than it seems.
Moneyline: The Knicks as the underdogs are given an ML of +175 while the Nets at home are at -208.
ATS: It is five points between both teams for this game with the Knicks going over and the Nets are under.
TOTALs: The given total is pegged at 218.5 points with the Knicks going over and the Nets the team under.
Score Prediction: 112 – 109, Nets