Boston Celtics versus New York Knicks NBA Pro Basketball Betting Preview

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Two Eastern conference storied teams take the court at Madison Square Garden as the Boston Celtics will meet the New York Knicks from NBA pro basketball. The Celtics and Knicks begin from New York City at 7:30PM Eastern Time and the NBA League Pass will provide the live TV coverage to a national audience.

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The current odds available for wagering at Oddsmaker, where the bonuses are the best in the business has the home club New York Knicks the favorite by – 7 points and the over under line is set at 193 points. Those wagering on the New York Knicks on the money line can lay –300 odds. Bettors who believe that the Boston Celtics can come away with a straight up win can take back +250 odds for their money line wager.

The Celtics with a win will improve to just .500 on the season. With Ray Allen exiting to Miami the team is struggling for points as they score just 95 a game which ranks 21st in the NBA. To replace Allen the Celtics in the offseason sign free agent Jason Terry who was a sharp shooting guard for the Dallas Mavericks for several years including their NBA Championship season. Terry is averaging just 11 points a game this season for the Celtics and his shooting percentage is 42.7% which is his worst since the 2003-4 season. Point guard Rajon Rondo will not play on Monday due to a suspension as he made contact with an official in Sunday’s 89-81 road win at Atlanta. Boston has won two straight bouncing back from four straight losses. The Knicks have won two straight as they host the Celtics. Since losing Raymond Felton to a finger injury the Knicks defense has took a hit as the club has moved down to a mid-pack team with a ranking of 14th in the league in scoring defense. Carmelo Anthony has scored 40 or more points in two of his past three games. On the year Anthony is averaging 29 points a game and shooting for 47% from the field. Amare Stoudemire has returned from injury and in three games back he has come off the bench to average just 9 points and two rebounds in 18 minutes a game.

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