The New York Knicks (23-19) visit the Washington Wizards (18-24), with the matchup beginning at 7:00 PM ET from Capital One Arena on Friday, January 13, 2023. The Knicks are 4.5-point favorites in the game. A 222.5-point over/under has been installed for this matchup.
How to bet Knicks vs. Wizards
New York Knicks vs. Washington Wizards Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 4.5 points, with sportsbooks listing the Knicks as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Knicks have -179 odds to pick up the win, while the Wizards are listed at +152 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 222.5 points.
Knicks vs. Wizards Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Friday, January 13, 2023
- Game Time: 7:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: NBC
- Location: Washington D.C.
- Arena: Capital One Arena
Knicks vs. Wizards Betting Trends
The Knicks have played 42 games, with 22 wins against the spread. New York has been chosen as the favorite in 21 games this year and has walked away with the win 14 times (66.7%) in those games. The Knicks have eclipsed the over/under in 52.4% of their opportunities this year (22 times over 42 games with a set point total).
In the Wizards’ 42 games this season, they have 18 wins against the spread. Washington has won 37% of the games this season it was the moneyline underdog (10-17). Wizards games this season have hit the over on 21 of 42 set point totals (50%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Wizards: Johnny Davis: Questionable (Right Hip), Vernon Carey: Questionable (Quadricep), Daniel Gafford: Questionable (Ankle), Monte Morris: Questionable (Hamstring), Kristaps Porzingis: Questionable (Ribs), Bradley Beal: Out (Hamstring)
What you need to know about the New York Knicks
With 114.1 points per game on offense, New York ranks 15th in the NBA. At the other end, it surrenders 111.3 points per contest, which ranks eighth in the league. Offensively the Knicks have fared better when playing at home this year, posting 115.3 points per game, compared to 112.8 per game away from home. The Knicks’ offense has been less productive over their last 10 games, racking up 113 points a contest compared to the 114.1 they’ve averaged this year.
New York ranks 15th in the NBA with 12 three-pointers per game this year. Meanwhile, it ranks 24th with a 33.9% shooting percentage from downtown. Of the shots taken by the Knicks in 2022-23, 60.8% of them have been two-pointers (70.8% of the team’s made baskets) and 39.2% have been from beyond three-point land (29.2%).
What you need to know about the Washington Wizards
At 111.8 points scored per game and 113.1 points allowed, Washington is 25th in the NBA offensively and 14th defensively. In 2022-23 the Wizards are scoring 0.4 more points per game at home (112) than away (111.6). The Wizards are posting 115.2 points per game over their last 10 games, compared to their season average of 111.8.
Beyond the arc, Washington is fourth-worst in the NBA in 3-pointers made per game (10.7). It is ranked 21st in 3-point percentage at 34.4%. In 2022-23, the Wizards have taken 64% percent of their shots from inside the 3-point line, and 36% percent from beyond it. In terms of makes, 74.3% of the Wizards’ baskets have been 2-pointers, and 25.7% have been 3-pointers.
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