New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers 3/16/2021 NBA Picks and Previews
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New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers 3/16/2021 – The New York Knicks has an even win-loss record and a win in their next game will push them to go up to a winning record. The mighty Philadelphia 76ers are their next opponents and will be battling them this Tuesday, March 16 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The game begins at exactly 8:00 p.m. At Eastern Time NBC Sports Philadelphia and MSG will bring the game on television. NBA League Pass is the best way to watch the game through an online live stream. Even without one of their stars, the Philadelphia 76ers are picked in NBA spreads to win over the New York Knicks.
New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers 3/16/2021
New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers 3/16/2021 Betting Odds
New York Knicks Betting
The New York Knicks now has an even record of 20-20 heading to this match against the Philadelphia 76ers after losing to the Brooklyn Nets during their last game. This team fought valiantly keeping themselves in the game losing by five points only, 112-117. Julius Randle led the team with 33 points, 12 rebounds and six assists while RJ Barrett followed through providing 23 points, six rebounds and four assists. Immanuel Quickley was in the starting lineup and contributed 21 points while Reggie Bullock came alive with 19 points along with six rebounds and five three-pointers.
Players to watch: J. Randle PF 40 GP 40 GS 36.7 MIN 23.2 PTS 1.5 OR 9.6 DR 11 REB 5.7 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 3.4 TO 3 PF 1.7 AST/TO 20.81 PER
R. Barrett SG 40 GP 40 GS 33.2 MIN 17.2 PTS 1.2 OR 4.8 DR 5.9 REB 3 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 1.9 TO 2.6 PF 1.6 AST/TO 14.41 PER
I. Quickley SG 36 GP 1 GS 19.7 MIN 12.8 PTS 0.5 OR 1.8 DR 2.3 REB 2.4 AST 0.5 STL 0.3 BLK 1 TO 2 PF 2.4 AST/TO 17.89 PER.
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Philadelphia 76ers continue to be the best in the NBA Eastern Conference with their record at 27-12. They will be coming in this matchup against the New York Knicks with a 27-12 standing and on a five-game winning streak. The team will be playing sans Joel Embiid who had a drastic injury prior to their last game. Even without their dominating center, the Sixers mounted a 35-point victory over the San Antonio Spurs. Tobias Harris was the team’s best player doing 23 points, nine rebounds and seven assists while Seth Curry provided 21. Danny Green tallied 16 points and Ben Simmons almost had a double-double of 14 points and nine boards.
Players to Watch: J. Embiid C 31 GP 31 GS 32.6 MIN 29.9 PTS 2.2 OR 9.3 DR 11.5 REB 3.3 AST 1.2 STL 1.4 BLK 3.2 TO 2.5 PF 1 AST/TO 31.48 PER
T. Harris PF 34 GP 34 GS 33.6 MIN 20.2 PTS 1.2 OR 6.3 DR 7.5 REB 3.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.8 BLK 1.9 TO 2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 20.09 PER
B. Simmons PG 32 GP 32 GS 33.7 MIN 16 PTS 1.7 OR 6.1 DR 7.8 REB 7.7 AST 1.6 STL 0.7 BLK 3.3 TO 3 PF 2.3 AST/TO 20.07 PER.
New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers 3/16/2021 Betting Numbers
New York Knicks
New York are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games.
Philadelphia are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games.
New York Knicks
Derrick Rose PG Quarantine is “?” Tuesday vs Philadelphia
Joel Embiid C Knee is out indefinitely
New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers Betting Picks
The Philadelphia 76ers may have lost Joel Embiid but they have Tobias Harris and Ben Simmons charging the team forward. It will be hard for the New York Knicks to pull an upset as NBA betting lines see the Sixers taking home the wide-margin victory.
Moneyline: The Knicks as the underdogs are +255 on the ML while the depleted Sixers are -333.
ATS: It is 7.5 points across the spread between both teams with the Knicks getting the +7.5 while the Sixers are -7.5.
TOTALs: It is as much as 214 points on the total for this match with the Knicks going over while the Sixers are under.
Score Prediction: 110 – 102, Sixers