Denver Nuggets at New York Knicks Free NBA Picks & Odds
by Tony Sink - 11/15/2014
Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Madison Square Garden in New York City
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On Sunday afternoon, the Denver Nuggets will be visiting the New York Knicks, who will be playing their first Western Conference opponent. During the 2013-14 season, the Nuggets and the Knicks split their two-game regular season series.
The Nuggets were able to score 64 first-half points against the Indiana Pacers on Friday and rolled to a 108-87 road win. They shot 49.4 percent from the field in that win, and they only ended up turning the ball over eight times.
Denver is currently fifth in the NBA in rebounding with 44.5 rebounds per game. Their best player has been point guard Ty Lawson, who has averaged 15.9 points and 7.9 assists through seven games. Power forward Kenneth Faried is averaging 11.5 points and 7.8 rebounds per game, while veteran Randy Foye has averaged 10.9 points per game.
On Friday night, the Knicks lost their seventh game in a row when they were defeated 102-100 at home. They lost that game despite shooting 47.6 percent from the field and forcing the Jazz into committing 18 turnovers.
Through 10 games, the Knicks are near the bottom of the league in scoring with just 92.4 points per game. Small forward Carmelo Anthony is averaging 23.5 points and 5.4 rebounds per game this season, while veteran forward Amar'e Stoudemire has been able to average 10.9 points and 7.9 boards per game.
Denver Nuggets Betting Trends
Denver Nuggets are 2-6-0 Against the Spread
Denver Nuggets are 4-2-0 against the Over/Under
New York Knicks Betting Trends
New York Knicks are 2-8-0 Against the Spread
New York Knicks are 6-3-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
11/15/14 G Randy Foye Knee "?" Sunday vs. New York
New York Knicks
11/15/14 F Amar'e Stoudemire Knee probable Sunday vs. Denver
11/15/14 G Iman Shumpert Hip injured last game, doubtful Sunday vs. Denver
10/30/14 G Jose Calderon Calf expected to miss 2-3 weeks
10/23/14 C Andrea Bargnani Hamstring out indefinitely
Tony's Pick: Take Denver
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