The New York Knicks (15-11) take on the Brooklyn Nets (13-13) Wednesday with tip-off from Barclays Center set for 7:30 p.m. ET. Let’s analyze BetMGM Sportsbook’s lines around the Knicks vs. Nets odds and make our expert NBA picks and predictions.
Season series: First meeting; tied 2-2 last season
The Knicks have alternated wins and losses over the last 6 with the latest being a 114-109 win over the Los Angeles Lakers Monday. They were 5-point underdogs as they covered on the road. The Knicks are just 8-8 on the road this season, but this isn’t much of a road game in Brooklyn.
The Nets lost 4 of 5 on a West Coast road trip culminated by a 125-108 loss to the Utah Jazz as 3-point favorites Monday. They are just 5-8 on the road but are 8-5 at home. G Cam Thomas is heating up with 41 and 32 points in the last 2 games with 5 three-pointers in each.