New York
Knicks
Stadium Madison Square Garden
17-65 Overall | EASTERN 15th
TEAM STATSPTS/GOPP PTS/G
Atlantic Division104.6113.8
Schedule
Regular season
Mon  4/1
vs
Chicago
W113-105
Wed  4/3
@
Orlando
L100-114
Fri  4/5
@
Houston
L96-120
Sun  4/7
vs
Washington
W113-110
Tue  4/9
@
Chicago
W96-86
Wed  4/10
vs
Detroit
L89-115
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

REGULAR SEASON RECAP

Their 17 regular season wins did not meet expectations. It was -5.3 below what oddsmakers' money line projected. The season went much worse than expected. They didn't meet expectations on the road and at home. Their 22% home win percentage was much worse than expected (32.3%). They won 19.5% on the road which was much worse than expected (22.1%).

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STATISTICAL STRENGTHS & WEAKNESSES

SHOOTING (WEAKNESS): They are a bad shooting team with a true FG% of 52.9% (#30 in League). They average 104.6 pts per game vs an expected average (based on pre-game odds) of 106. On the road they average 103.2 (105.3 expected), and at home 105.9 ppg (106.7 expected).

DEFENSE (WEAKNESS): This is a below average defensive team allowing opponents to shoot 56.8 true FG% (#22 in League). Team defense is trending up holding opponents to 52.1% in their last 7 games. They allow 113.8 pts per game vs an expected value of 113.4. They are allowing 113.8 (114.5 expected) on the road, and at home 113.8 ppg (112.3 expected).

REBOUNDING (WEAKNESS): They are outrebounded by opponents by 2.7 per game (#25 in league).

TURNOVERS (BELOW AVERAGE): They have an average turnover margin of -0.8 per game (#21 in league).

TEAM STATS AND AGAINST THE SPREAD GAMELOG

Below is a recap of all 82 regular games. Anyone who backed the Knicks in all of their games would be down -1494 units. Against the spread, they have lost -1970 units risking 110 to win 100 (32-47 ATS). They are down against the spread at home and on the road.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
0 Allen, Kadeem SG6-320001/15/19931Hutchinson CC KS; Arizona
21 Dotson, Damyean SG6-621005/06/19941Oregon; Houston
13 Ellenson, Henry PF6-1124501/13/19972Marquette
3 Garrett Jr., Billy G6-621510/16/19940DePaul
8 Hezonja, Mario SF6-822502/25/19953No College
4 Hicks, Isaiah PF6-923007/24/19941North Carolina
30 Jenkins, John SG6-421503/06/19915Vanderbilt
6 Jordan, DeAndre C6-1126507/21/198810Texas A&M
20 Knox, Kevin SF6-921508/11/19990Kentucky
2 Kornet, Luke PF7-125007/15/19951Vanderbilt
1 Mudiay, Emmanuel PG6-520003/05/19963No College
11 Ntilikina, Frank PG6-620007/28/19981No College
26 Robinson, Mitchell C7-124004/01/19980Western Kentucky
5 Smith Jr., Dennis PG6-319511/25/19971North Carolina State
42 Thomas, Lance SF6-824004/24/19887Duke
14 Trier, Allonzo SG6-520001/17/19960Arizona
32 Vonleh, Noah PF6-925008/24/19954Indiana