New York
Knicks
Stadium Madison Square Garden
17-65 Overall | EASTERN 15th
TEAM STATSPTS/GOPP PTS/G
Atlantic Division104.6113.8
Schedule
Regular season
Mon  4/1
vs
Chicago
W113-105
Wed  4/3
@
Orlando
L100-114
Fri  4/5
@
Houston
L96-120
Sun  4/7
vs
Washington
W113-110
Tue  4/9
@
Chicago
W96-86
Wed  4/10
vs
Detroit
L89-115
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

PLAYOFF FORECAST

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%).

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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.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
0 Allen, Kadeem SG6-320001/15/19931Hutchinson CC KS; Arizona
0 Barrett, RJ F6-720206/16/20000No College
0 Brazdeikis, Ignas F6-722101/08/19990No College
21 Dotson, Damyean SG6-621005/06/19941Oregon; Houston
13 Ellenson, Henry PF6-1124501/13/19972Marquette
3 Garrett Jr., Billy G6-621510/16/19940DePaul
8 Hezonja, Mario SF6-822502/25/19953No College
4 Hicks, Isaiah PF6-923007/24/19941North Carolina
30 Jenkins, John SG6-421503/06/19915Vanderbilt
6 Jordan, DeAndre C6-1126507/21/198810Texas A&M
20 Knox, Kevin SF6-921508/11/19990Kentucky
2 Kornet, Luke PF7-125007/15/19951Vanderbilt
1 Mudiay, Emmanuel PG6-520003/05/19963No College
11 Ntilikina, Frank PG6-620007/28/19981No College
26 Robinson, Mitchell C7-124004/01/19980Western Kentucky
5 Smith Jr., Dennis PG6-319511/25/19971North Carolina State
42 Thomas, Lance SF6-824004/24/19887Duke
14 Trier, Allonzo SG6-520001/17/19960Arizona
32 Vonleh, Noah PF6-925008/24/19954Indiana