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|Team Outlook and Scouting Report|
RJ Barrett is only expected to help the Knicks 1 more win next season. Our simulations give them a very slim chance of making the playoffs.
REGULAR SEASON RECAP
The sum of all of their regular season money line implied probabilities (adjusted for the juice) projects to 22.3 wins. Their 17 actual wins was below expectation. They didn't meet expectations on the road and at home. They went 8-33 on the road and were expected to win 9.1. Their 22% home win percentage was much worse than expected (32.3%).
STATISTICAL STRENGTHS & WEAKNESSES
SHOOTING (WEAKNESS): They are a bad shooting team with a true FG% of 52.9% (#30 in League). They average 104.6 pts per game vs an expected average (based on pre-game odds) of 106. On the road they average 103.2 (105.3 expected), and at home 105.9 ppg (106.7 expected).
DEFENSE (WEAKNESS): This is a below average defensive team allowing opponents to shoot 56.8 true FG% (#22 in League). Team defense is trending up holding opponents to 52.1% in their last 7 games. They allow 113.8 pts per game vs an expected value of 113.4. They are allowing 113.8 (114.5 expected) on the road, and at home 113.8 ppg (112.3 expected).
REBOUNDING (WEAKNESS): They are outrebounded by opponents by 2.7 per game (#25 in league).
TURNOVERS (BELOW AVERAGE): They have an average turnover margin of -0.8 per game (#20 in league).
TEAM STATS AND AGAINST THE SPREAD GAMELOG
Below is a recap of all 82 regular games. Anyone who backed the Knicks in all of their games would be down -1494 units. Against the spread, they have lost -1970 units risking 110 to win 100 (32-47 ATS). They are down against the spread at home and on the road.
|0||Allen, Kadeem||SG||6-3||200||01/15/1993||1||Hutchinson CC KS; Arizona|
|0||Barrett, RJ||F||6-7||202||06/16/2000||0||No College|
|0||Brazdeikis, Ignas||F||6-7||221||01/08/1999||0||No College|
|21||Dotson, Damyean||SG||6-6||210||05/06/1994||1||Oregon; Houston|
|3||Garrett Jr., Billy||G||6-6||215||10/16/1994||0||DePaul|
|8||Hezonja, Mario||SF||6-8||225||02/25/1995||3||No College|
|4||Hicks, Isaiah||PF||6-9||230||07/24/1994||1||North Carolina|
|6||Jordan, DeAndre||C||6-11||265||07/21/1988||10||Texas A&M|
|1||Mudiay, Emmanuel||PG||6-5||200||03/05/1996||3||No College|
|11||Ntilikina, Frank||PG||6-6||200||07/28/1998||1||No College|
|26||Robinson, Mitchell||C||7-1||240||04/01/1998||0||Western Kentucky|
|5||Smith Jr., Dennis||PG||6-3||195||11/25/1997||1||North Carolina State|