76ers vs. Knicks Predictions & Best Bets: Spread, Moneyline, Over/Under and Props | Game 3

Written By PlayPicks Staff on April 23, 2024

The New York Knicks bring a 2-0 series lead into Game 3 of the opening round of the NBA Playoffs. The 76ers enter the matchup as favorites by 5.5 points for the game, which airs on TNT at 7:30 PM ET. The matchup’s point total is set at 204.

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Spread: Knicks (+5.5) to Cover

  • The data strongly suggests betting on the Knicks in this one. The model favors them while DraftKings has the 76ers favored and the difference between the two is 5.9 points.
  • New York has a 43-36-3 record against the spread this season.
  • The Knicks are 3-7 ATS this year when playing as at least 5.5-point underdogs.
  • So far this season, Philadelphia has put together a 48-34-0 record against the spread.
  • The 76ers have been favored by 5.5 points or more 31 times this season, and covered the spread in 21 of those contests.

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Total: Over 204

  • The DraftKings point total for this matchup is more than two possessions lower (19.2 points) than the model projection. Put your money on the over.
  • Philadelphia’s games have finished with more than 204 points 73 times so far this season.
  • New York’s games have finished with over 204 points scored 68 times this year.
  • 76ers games have gone over the point total 43 out of 82 times this season.
  • Knicks games have gone over the point total 37 out of 82 times this season.

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Moneyline Winner: Knicks (+195)

  • Prediction: Knicks 112, 76ers 111
  • Philadelphia has entered the game as favorites 49 times this season and won 38, or 77.6%, of those games.
  • New York has been victorious in 14, or 40%, of the 35 contests it has been chosen as an underdog in this season.

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Tobias Harris Points Prop: Under 12.5

  • Tobias Harris posts 17.2 points, 6.5 rebounds and 3.1 assists per contest, shooting 48.7% from the field and 35.3% from downtown with 1.3 made treys per contest.
  • Harris’ 17.2 points per game are 4.7 points higher than Thursday’s over/under.
  • He has had a points prop in 77 games this season, and has gone over 31 times.
  • In 2023-24, the Knicks are 19th in the league on offense (112.8 points scored per game) and second-best defensively (108.2 points allowed).

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Donte DiVincenzo Points Prop: Under 15.5

  • Donte DiVincenzo is averaging 15.5 points, 3.7 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game. He is sinking 44.3% of his shots from the field and 40.1% from 3-point range, with 3.5 triples per contest (fourth in league).
  • DiVincenzo is putting up 15.5 points per game, the same as Thursday’s prop total.
  • DiVincenzo has hit the points prop over at a 31-for-70 clip this season.
  • The 76ers are averaging 114.6 points per game (15th-ranked in NBA) this year, while ceding 111.5 points per contest (ninth-ranked).

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All stats in this article refer to the 2023-24 regular season.

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