Knicks at Cavaliers 1/15/21 – NBA Betting Picks & Odds
New York Knicks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers
NBA: 7:30 PM EST
Jan. 15, 2021
The Knicks looked to have come back to their losing form on the year. The last game for the Knicks on the court ended up being a 116-109 loss to Brooklyn and it was the 4th straight loss for the Knicks. The losses have dropped the Knicks to a 5-7 record overall.
This season when it comes to scoring the Knicks have ended up getting a total of 100.8 points per game while shooting at a clip of 44.6%. Defensively the Knicks have given up a total of 106.3 points per game, but have managed to get a total of 46.1 boards per game on the year.
Cleveland is coming to the game here with a loss in their last game. The loss to Utah ended up being a blowout loss by a score of 117-87 and it was the 3rd straight loss for Cleveland. With the recent losses Cleveland has dropped to a 5-7 record overall.
On the season so far Cleveland has only ended up with 98.9 points per game while shooting at a clip of 44.2% on the year. Defensively the Cavaliers have allowed a total of 104 points per game, but the Cavs have ended up pulling down 43.5 boards per game.
Recent Betting Trends:
New York are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of New York's last 9 games.
Cleveland are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Cleveland's last 10 games.
Free Betting Pick: New York Knicks +1.5
Well, one of these teams will break their losing skid and it is a matter of which one. Well, in this case it definitely looks like the Knicks are the better team. The Knicks have a better offense and definitely a defense that is almost the same level of play as the Cavaliers. Look for this to be a strong showing for the Knicks in the game and break their losing skid. Final Score, New York Knicks win 105-100.