New York Knicks vs Miami Heat 3/25/2022 NBA Spread and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
New York Knicks vs Miami Heat 3/25/2022 – The Miami Heat are coming in this matchup trying to avoid getting on a losing streak after losing their last two games. They will have a prime chance to bounce back when they take on an old 90s rival in the New York Knicks this Friday, March 25. The FTX Arena located in Miami, Florida will serve as the battleground for both teams as they start the game at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Ballet Sports SE-ATL has the game up on television while NBA League Pass subscribers can enjoy the game through an online live stream. The Miami Heat have the home court advantage is seen in NBA game odds to carry the edge against the New York Knicks.
New York Knicks vs Miami Heat 3/25/2022
New York Knicks vs Miami Heat 3/25/2022 Betting Odds
New York Knicks Betting
The New York Knicks after losing back-to-back games against the Atlanta Hawks and the Utah Jazz managed to avoid getting into a losing streak with a win over the Charlotte Hornets, 121-106. This team is still far from making the play-in tournament as they are five games behind the Atlanta Hawks with their record at 31-42. RJ Barret played great contributing 30 points to lead the team in scoring. Julius Randle did not play in this game and filling in was Obi Toppin who had 18 points, 11 rebounds and six assists. Alec Burks also had a good night with 17 points and seven boards.
Players to watch: Julius Randle PF 69 GP 69 GS 35.5 MIN 20.3 PTS 1.8 OR 8.3 DR 10 REB 5.1 AST 0.7 STL 0.6 BLK 3.4 TO 2.8 PF 1.5 AST/TO 16.24 PER
RJ Barrett SG 62 GP 62 GS 34.5 MIN 19.9 PTS 0.9 OR 5 DR 5.8 REB 2.9 AST 0.6 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 2.1 PF 1.4 AST/TO 14.08 PER
Evan Fournier SG 71 GP 71 GS 29.7 MIN 14.4 PTS 0.5 OR 2.2 DR 2.6 REB 2 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 1.3 TO 2.2 PF 1.5 AST/TO 12.73 PER.
Miami Heat Betting
The Miami Heat have lost their last two games against title contenders Philadelphia 76ers and Golden State Warriors. Their record regressed to 47-26 and they are just one game ahead of the defending champions, Milwaukee Bucks, for the best record in the NBA Eastern Conference. During their game against the Warriors, Kyle Lowry led the team in scoring with 26 points along with nine assists. Bam Adebayo was not far behind with 25 points and nine boards. Jimmy Butler also had a notable night providing the Heat with 20 points, five rebounds, three assists and two steals.
Players to Watch: Jimmy Butler SF 50 GP 50 GS 33.8 MIN 21.2 PTS 1.8 OR 4.1 DR 6 REB 5.5 AST 1.7 STL 0.5 BLK 2 TO 1.5 PF 2.7 AST/TO 24.02 PER
Tyler Herro PG 59 GP 10 GS 32.6 MIN 20.9 PTS 0.5 OR 4.3 DR 4.8 REB 3.8 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 2.5 TO 1.4 PF 1.5 AST/TO 16.59 PER
Bam Adebayo C 48 GP 48 GS 32.9 MIN 19.2 PTS 2.5 OR 7.8 DR 10.2 REB 3.5 AST 1.5 STL 0.8 BLK 2.8 TO 3.1 PF 1.3 AST/TO 21.85 PER.
New York Knicks vs Miami Heat 3/25/2022 Betting Numbers
New York Knicks
New York are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
Miami are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games.
New York Knicks
Derrick Rose PG Ankle is out indefinitely
P.J. Tucker PF Knee is “?” Friday vs New York
New York Knicks vs Miami Heat Betting Picks
The Miami Heat are out to get their frustrations away in this matchup against the New York Knicks. The best online sportsbook sees the Heat proving to themselves that they can brush off the bad groove easily.
Moneyline:The ML given to the Knicks if they pull a major upset is +380 while the Heat are -588.
ATS:It is a wide 10 points between both teams across the spread with the Heat sitting at the -10 while the Knicks are on the far side with +10.
TOTALs:The total for both teams to dance on is at 216 points with the Heat the team under while the Heat are over.
Score Prediction: 117 – 106, Heat