The New York Knicks (45-33) host the Washington Wizards (34-43) at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, April 2, 2023. The contest begins at 6:00 PM ET and airs on NBC. The Knicks are 11.5-point favorites in the game, the fourth matchup between the teams this season. The point total for this contest is 221.5.
How to bet Knicks vs. Wizards
New York Knicks vs. Washington Wizards Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 11.5 points, with oddsmakers listing the Knicks as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Knicks have -634 odds to pick up the win, while the Wizards are listed at +462 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 221.5 points.
Knicks vs. Wizards Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Sunday, April 2, 2023
- Game Time: 6:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: NBC
- Location: New York City, New York
- Arena: Madison Square Garden
Knicks vs. Wizards Betting Trends
The Knicks have 44 wins against the spread in 78 games this year. New York has been victorious in 25, or 65.8%, of the 38 contests it has been chosen as favorites in this season. Knicks games this year have gone over the point total 53.2% of the time (41 out of 77 games with a set point total).
Against the spread, the Wizards are 34-40-3 this season. Washington has a 17-33 record in games it was listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 34% of those games). Wizards games this year have hit the over on 38 of 77 set point totals (49.4%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Knicks vs. Wizards Injury Report
Wizards: Kyle Kuzma: Out (Ankle), Bradley Beal: Out (Knee), Kristaps Porzingis: Out (Illness), Monte Morris: Questionable (Ankle)
What you need to know about the New York Knicks
New York is putting up 115.6 points per game (12th-ranked in NBA) this season, while allowing 112.6 points per contest (11th-ranked). The Knicks are putting up 116.8 points per game when playing at home. Away from home, they are averaging 114.4 points per contest. On offense, the Knicks have picked up their output slightly over their last 10 games, scoring 117.4 points per contest over that stretch compared to the 115.6 they’ve racked up over the course of this season.
New York is draining 12.5 treys per game (12th-ranked in NBA) this year, while owning a 35.3% three-point percentage (20th-ranked). In terms of shot breakdown, the Knicks have taken 60.1% two-pointers (accounting for 70% of the team’s buckets) and 39.9% three-pointers (30%).
What you need to know about the Washington Wizards
Washington puts up 113 points per game and allow 113.8, ranking them 23rd in the league on offense and 16th on defense. The Wizards score 114 points per game at home, and 112.1 away. While the Wizards are scoring 113 points per game in 2022-23, they have fallen short of that in their past 10 games, producing 111.7 points per contest.
Washington makes 11.3 3-pointers per game and shoots 35.7% from beyond the arc, ranking 21st and 17th, respectively, in the NBA. The Wizards attempt 36.4% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line, and 26.8% of their made shots are from there. Inside the 3-point line, they attempt 63.6% of their shots, with 73.2% of their makes coming from there.
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