Knicks vs. Rockets Predictions & Best Bets: Spread, Moneyline, Over/Under and Props | February 12

Written By PlayPicks Staff on February 11, 2024

The New York Knicks (33-20) visit the Houston Rockets (23-29) at Toyota Center, tipping off at 8:00 PM ET on Monday, February 12, 2024. The Rockets are 2-point underdogs in the game. The point total for the matchup is set at 222.

Our computer predictions for Monday’s game will help you place an informed wager by picking the best bets available.

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Spread: Rockets (+2) to Cover

  • The model favors the Knicks by 1.3 points, just 0.7 fewer than the 2-point spread set by DraftKings.
  • Houston is 26-24-2 against the spread this season.
  • When playing as at least 2-point underdogs this year, the Rockets have an ATS record of 14-17-1.
  • New York has a 29-22-2 record against the spread this season.
  • The Knicks have an ATS record of 18-10 when playing as at least 2-point favorites this season.

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Total: Over 222

  • The DraftKings point total for this game is just 3.6 points lower than the model projection.
  • In 29 games this year, New York and its opponent have combined for more than 222 points.
  • Houston’s games have gone over 222 points on 26 occasions this season.
  • So far this season, 22 out of the Knicks’ 53 games have hit the over.
  • So far this season, 24 out of the Rockets’ 52 games with an over/under have hit the over.

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Moneyline Winner: Knicks (-130)

  • Prediction: Knicks 113, Rockets 112
  • New York has been the favorite in 32 games this season and won 25 (78.1%) of those contests.
  • Houston has been chosen as underdogs in 35 games this year and has walked away with the win 10 times (28.6%) in those games.

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Donte DiVincenzo Assists Prop: Under 3.5

  • Donte DiVincenzo puts up 13.5 points, 3.2 boards and 2.4 assists per contest, shooting 45.9% from the field and 41.7% from downtown with 3.0 made treys per contest.
  • DiVincenzo has picked up 2.4 assists per game, 1.1 lower than his prop bet on Monday (3.5).
  • In 28 games this season there has been an assist total set for DiVincenzo, and he hit the over on 15 of those occasions.

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Jalen Green Rebounds Prop: Under 4.5

  • The Rockets are receiving 18.3 points, 4.9 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game from Jalen Green this year.
  • His per-game rebound average of 4.9 is 0.4 more than his prop bet over/under for Monday’s game (4.5).
  • This will be his 53rd game with a rebound prop this season, and so far he has hit the over 28 times.
  • In terms of rebounding, everything is clicking for the Knicks, who are pulling down 46.0 rebounds per game (fourth-best in NBA) and allowing 40.5 rebounds per contest (second-best).

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