New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers 3/2/2022 NBA Picks and Previews
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New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers 3/2/2022 – The New York Knicks are currently holding the second longest-running losing streak in the NBA right now and they hope to stop the bleeding very soon. This team is about to get tested once again as they face the Philadelphia 76ers on the road this coming March 2, Wednesday. ESPN has the television broadcast rights and will begin the broadcast by 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The same feed can be seen through an online live stream by subscribing to NBA League Pass. The Philadelphia 76ers are expected in NBA game odds to blow away the New York Knicks and prolong their suffering.
New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers 3/2/2022
New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers 3/2/2022 Betting Odds
New York Knicks Betting
The New York Knicks have sunk deeper and they are getting far away from making the play-in tournament in the NBA Eastern Conference. They have a 25-36 record and they are only above the Indiana Pacers, Detroit Pistons and Orlando Magic in the East standings. This team is now on a five-game losing streak and the most recent loss they encountered was against the Philadelphia 76ers, 109-125. RJ Barrett and Evan Fournier each had 24 points to lead the team while Immanuel Quickley came off the bench contributing 21 points. Julius Randle struggled from the field shooting only 4-of-13 from the field to finish with 16 points and ten boards.
Players to watch: J. Randle PF 59 GP 59 GS 35.7 MIN 19.6 PTS 1.8 OR 8.3 DR 10.2 REB 5.3 AST 0.7 STL 0.6 BLK 3.5 TO 2.8 PF 1.5 AST/TO 16.04 PER
R. Barrett SG 50 GP 50 GS 33.2 MIN 18.7 PTS 0.8 OR 4.9 DR 5.7 REB 2.7 AST 0.6 STL 0.3 BLK 2 TO 2.1 PF 1.3 AST/TO 13.82 PER
E. Fournier SG 59 GP 59 GS 29.7 MIN 14.6 PTS 0.5 OR 2.4 DR 2.9 REB 1.9 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 1.4 TO 2.1 PF 1.3 AST/TO 12.96 PER.
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Philadelphia 76ers are coming off from a very convincing victory over the New York Knicks and they hope to repeat their performance in this upcoming game. The team has already fielded newly-acquired James Harden and the former MVP went to work providing 29 points, 16 assists and ten rebounds while Joel Embiid led the team with 37 points, nine rebounds and four blocks. Tyrese Maxey served as the third force for the team tallying 21 points, seven rebounds and three assists. The Sixers continue to be the third-best team in the NBA Eastern Conference behind the Miami Heat and Chicago Bulls.
Players to Watch: J. Embiid C 48 GP 48 GS 33 MIN 29.8 PTS 1.9 OR 9.2 DR 11.1 REB 4.4 AST 1 STL 1.5 BLK 2.9 TO 2.6 PF 1.5 AST/TO 31.95 PER
J. Harden SG * 2 GP 2 GS 37 MIN 28 PTS 0.5 OR 8.5 DR 9 REB 14 AST 2.5 STL 0 BLK 2.5 TO 4 PF 5.6 AST/TO 39.65 PER
T. Harris PF 51 GP 51 GS 35.2 MIN 18.3 PTS 1.1 OR 6.1 DR 7.2 REB 3.6 AST 0.6 STL 0.6 BLK 1.7 TO 2.1 PF 2.1 AST/TO 17.10 PER.
New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers 3/2/2022 Betting Numbers
New York Knicks
New York are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games.
Philadelphia are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
New York Knicks
Derrick Rose PG Ankle is out indefinitely
New York Knicks vs Philadelphia 76ers Betting Picks
With James Harden looking like a perfect fit for the Philadelphia 76ers, they are coming in as the safe bet to take in the best online sportsbook to prevail over the struggling New York Knicks in this matchup.
Moneyline: The Knicks are the huge underdogs with an ML of +500 if they pull an upset win while the Sixers are -700.
ATS: It is a very wide 10.5 points on the ATS with the Sixers having the -10.5 while the Knicks are on the far end with +10.5.
TOTALs: The total pegged for both teams to reach is at 224 points with the Knicks going over and the Sixers are under.
Score Prediction: 118 – 106, Sixers