Madison Square Garden features an NBA battle between the host New York Knicks and the visiting Charlotte Hornets in basketball betting action on Tuesday. The New York Knicks currently sport a record of 5-4, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 5-4 ATS. The Charlotte Hornets are 5-5 and 5-5 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Knicks post a 4-5 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Hornets have gone 4-6 against the total number of points scored.
The game also pits New York’s No. 18-ranked offense averaging 104.67 PPG, against a Charlotte Hornets defense that ranks No. 14 at 105.1 PPG. The New York Knicks field goal percentage has averaged 46.21% so far, more than the Charlotte Hornets shooters have achieved on the year, 44.48% per game.
Cody Zeller scored 16 points in a failed effort to lead the Hornets to victory (they lost 112-94 to Minnesota at Target Center on Sunday).
Indiana was victimized by Kristaps Porzingis for 40 points as the Knicks defeated the Pacers 108-101 in NBA action on Sunday.
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