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Washington Wizards vs New York Knicks 12/23/19 Odds Picks and Previews

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Washington Wizards vs New York Knicks 12-23-19 Odds Picks and Previews

Washington Wizards vs New York Knicks 12/23/19 – Madison Square Garden in New York City will play host to Washington Wizards and New York Knicks as they clash in an interesting Eastern Conference play. The Knicks are holding a 7-23 overall record and the Wizards are holding an 8-20 overall record on the season. New York is sitting at the 14th position and Washington is sitting at the 12 position. Both teams have struggled to get past opponents in their conference play and basketball betting has not been in their favor.

Washington Wizards vs New York Knicks 12/23/19

When: December 23, 2019 7:00 PM ET
Where: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York
TV: MSG
Stream: NBA League Pass / SofaScore

Washington Wizards vs New York Knicks 12/23/19 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Washington Wizards +1 (-110) 234.5 o (-110) -105

New York Knicks
-1 (-110) 234.5 u (-110) -115
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Washington Wizards Betting

Washington Wizards have one of the worst defensive units this season, the Wizards are struggling to get past opponents and overall they need focus on both sides of their game. Wizards has Bradley Beal as their top player and he seems to be trying his best. However, Beal needs more support from his team mates. In their last outing, Washington struggled against Philadelphia 76ers and they were forced to settle with a final score of 125-108.

Players to watch: B. Beal SG (28 GP 28 GS 37.1 MIN 28.2 PTS 1.1 OR 3.9 DR 5 REB 7 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 3.5 TO 2.6 PF 2 AST/TO 21.32 PER)
T. Bryant C (18 GP 18 GS 28.4 MIN 13.9 PTS 2.3 OR 6.2 DR 8.5 REB 2.7 AST 0.4 STL 1 BLK 1.3 TO 2.4 PF 2 AST/TO 19.35 PER)
I. Thomas PG (21 GP 18 GS 25.3 MIN 13.6 PTS 0.1 OR 1.6 DR 1.7 REB 4.8 AST 0.4 STL 0.2 BLK 2.2 TO 2.1 PF 2.2 AST/TO 14.19 PER).

New York Knicks Betting

Out of 15 games played at home, New York Knicks have lost 11. The Knicks were once a strong team, but times have changed and New York is struggling to make ends meet. In their last game, New York lost against Milwaukee Bucks with a final score of 123-102. The Knicks are currently in a mess and there seems to be no chance of development. The good news is that they have won more at home than on the road.

Players to watch: M. Morris Sr. SF (28 GP 28 GS 31.6 MIN 18.4 PTS 1.1 OR 4.5 DR 5.6 REB 1.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.5 BLK 1.8 TO 3.1 PF 0.8 AST/TO 16.65 PER)
J. Randle PF (30 GP 30 GS 31.5 MIN 17.3 PTS 2.3 OR 6.5 DR 8.8 REB 3.3 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 2.9 TO 2.7 PF 1.1 AST/TO 15.93 PER)
R. Barrett SF (29 GP 29 GS 31.8 MIN 13.9 PTS 1 OR 4.2 DR 5.2 REB 2.8 AST 1.1 STL 0.4 BLK 2.1 TO 2.2 PF 1.3 AST/TO 10.45 PER).

Washington Wizards vs New York Knicks 12/23/19 Betting Numbers

Trends

Washington Wizards

Washington are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games.
Washington are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games.
Washington are 9-4 ATS in their last 13 games against New York.
Wizards are 17-3 SU in their last 20 games against New York.
Washington are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games on the road.
Washington are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games when playing on the road against New York.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington’s last 7 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Atlantic division.
Washington are 5-13 ATS in their last 18 games played in December.

New York Knicks

New York are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New York’s last 6 games.
New York are 3-13 SU in their last 16 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New York’s last 5 games against Washington.
New York are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games at home.
Knicks are 1-9 SU in their last 10 games when playing at home against Washington.
New York are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of New York’s last 13 games against an opponent in the Southeast division.
New York are 5-12 ATS in their last 17 games played in December.

Injuries

Washington Wizards

John Wall PG Achilles is out indefinitely
Isaiah Thomas PG Suspension 2-game suspension (eligible to return 12/28 vs New York)
Davis Bertans PF Quad is downgraded to OUT Monday vs New York
Thomas Bryant C Foot is downgraded to OUT Monday vs New York
Moritz Wagner PF Ankle is out indefinitely
Rui Hachimura PF Groin is out indefinitely

New York Knicks

No Reported Injuries

Head-to-Head
Washington Wizards New York Knicks
36-44 Against the Spread 33-47
50-32 Straight Up 36-45
114 Points per Game 104
116 Points Allowed per Game 113
46.81 Offensive FG% 42.98
80.85 Offensive FT% 68.28
37.2 Offensive 3PT% 34.58
49.25 Defensive FG% 46.76
79.31 Defensive FT% 74.11
37.93 Defensive 3PT% 38.71

Washington Wizards vs New York Knicks Betting Picks

The Wizards are dealing with several injured players and there is no major difference between Washington and New York. Washington will decline in this game as New York has the NBA basketball odds intact.

Moneyline: The moneyline for Washington is -105. Whereas, the moneyline for New York in -115.

ATS: Washington has an ATS of +1 and New York has an ATS of -1.

TOTALs: The Wizards have a total of over 234.5 and the Knicks have a total of under 234.5.

Score Prediction: 121 – 112 Knicks