The Detroit Pistons will head to Madison Square Garden to face off against Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks. Get the NBA odds at BetOnline sportsbook.
The Knicks find themselves at a record of 23-25 overall on the season. Linsanity has died down a bit, but all things considered the Knicks are still within striking distance of division leader Philadelphia as they sit just 4 games back at this point. The Knicks at this point are a very balanced offensive and defensive team as they rank 13th in the league in both categories. The Knicks are coming off of a blowout loss to the Raptors on Friday night and are probably looking forward to coming home to the comfortable confines of the Garden. Despite the disappointing performance last night, the Knicks still come into this game with the Pistons having won their last 5 of 6 overall.
This season thus far has sure been one to forget for the once proud Pistons. They sit at a record of 16-31 which puts them a staggering 22 games behind the Bulls in the Central Division. The defense for the Pistons is not terrible as they are middle of the pack the league letting up 96 points per game. Their offensive numbers have been absolutely terrible as they are 27th in the league only averaging 90 points per game.
The Knicks have had some recent success vs. the Pistons as they are 6-1 in their last 7 vs. Detroit. Detroit is also just 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games vs. the Knicks in Madison Square Garden as well. Take the underdog Pistons and prior to placing the bet read sports book review.