Boston Celtics vs New York Knicks Betting Preview: Point Spread, Moneylines, Odds

The Boston Celtics (35-14) are favored (by 6.5 points) to extend a seven-game home winning streak when they host the New York Knicks (26-23) on Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 7:30 PM ET.

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Celtics vs. Knicks Game Time and Odds

  • Game Day: Thursday, January 26, 2023
  • Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • TV Channel: TNT, NBCS-BOS, and MSG
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Arena: TD Garden
  • Moneyline favorite: Celtics (-255)
  • Spread: Celtics (-6.5)

Celtics vs. Knicks Betting Stats and Trends

  • The Celtics are 25-22-2 against the spread this season.
  • In games it was favored in by 6.5 points or more so far this season, Boston has gone 12-14 against the spread.
  • This season, Celtics games have hit the over 24 times.
  • The Knicks have covered the spread 25 times in 49 games with a set spread.
  • New York is winless against the spread when they are 6.5-point underdogs or more (0-1).
  • Knicks games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under 25 times this year.

Celtics vs. Knicks Statistics and Rankings

Celtics RankCeltics AVGKnicks AVGKnicks Rank
2nd117.6Points Scored114.114th
8th112Points Allowed112.19th
22nd9.6Off. Rebounds13.31st
2nd15.43pt Made1215th

Celtics vs. Knicks Stats and Trends

  • The Celtics have covered the spread four times in their last 10 matchups while putting up a 8-2 record straight-up in those games.
  • Boston’s past 10 outings saw three go over the total.
  • During the past 10 games, the Celtics are scoring 4.2 points less per game compared to their season average.
  • The Knicks have a 5-5 record against the spread while going 5-5 overall over their past 10 contests.
  • In its past 10 contests, New York has gone over the total five times.
  • In their last 10 games, the Knicks’ per-game scoring average is 113.8, 0.3 points lower than their season-long per-game average.

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Our prediction: Celtics (-6.5)

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