Celtics vs. Knicks predictions and odds
The two redshirt teams will meet at Madison Square Garden on Monday night when the Knicks host the Celtics at 7:30 PM ET.
Will the Celtics cover as 2.5-point road favorites or is there more value elsewhere on the board?
Chances of playing and betting
571 Boston Celtics (-2.5) at 572 New York Knicks (+2.5); o/u 223.5
7:30 PM ET, Monday, February 27, 2023
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York
Celtics vs. Knicks general betting information
We General NBA betting information The page shows that 63 percent of public bettors currently back the Celtics. This information may change throughout the day, so be sure to check the link for the most up-to-date public betting data.
Boston Celtics DFS Spin
Derrick White (sprained right ankle) is listed as a possibility for Monday’s game against New York. White hasn’t missed a game this season and looks set to continue his streak despite the sprained ankle. With Jaylen Brown sidelined for personal reasons, White should return to the starting lineup, where he has been a great role this season.
New York Knicks DFS Spin
Jalen Branson Had 20 points (5-of-13 FG, 7-of-9 FT), two rebounds, five assists, and three 3-pointers in Saturday’s 128-106 win over the Pelicans He played for 32 minutes. After shooting 6-for-20 from the field in Friday’s win over the Wizards, Brunson was better Saturday night. He has now scored 20 or more points in 12 of his last 13 games, delivering third-round value in every game in nine-cat formats over the past month. That streak, even with a quiet night in the nation’s capital, moved Branson into the top 50 in value over the course of the season. He’s exceeding expectations, whether we’re talking about his Yahoo ADP (64) or what many expected to be Brunson’s overall impact when he signed with the Knicks in July.
NBA Celtics vs. Knicks betting trends
The over has been 5-1 in the last 6 matches
Over is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings in New York
Over is 5-0 in Celtics last 5 games following a ATS win
Celtics and Knicks NBA prediction:
The Celtics are 7-1 against the spread in their last 8 games overall, 5-0 against the number in their last five games on a day off and 7-1 in the betting window in their last 8 games. The opponent had allowed 100 or more points in their previous game. Boston is also 5-0 against the spread in their last five games against a team with a winning record and is 5-2 against the spread in their last seven games at Madison Square Garden.
NBA Betting Predictions: Boston Celtics -2.5