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Added January 21st, 2011 by Dwight

NBA Picks: New York Knicks vs. San Antonio Spurs

New York Knicks (22-19) @ San Antonio Spurs (36-6)

Time: 8:00 pm EST

Point Spread: San Antonio Spurs -8

Over/Under Line: 212.5

Preview: The New York Knicks will head south to take on the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night.

The Knicks are looking to snap their nasty four game losing streak. The streak continued on Wednesday when they lost in Houston to the Rockets. The Knicks are in second place in the Atlantic Division, 10 games behind the Boston Celtics. Overall in the Eastern Conference, New York is the sixth seed. Amare Stoudemire leads the Knicks in scoring. The power forward is scoring 26.4 points per game and also ripping down nearly 9 rebounds per game. New York, as a team ranks second in the NBA in points per game, with 107.1. The Knicks are 12-10 when playing on the road and have won 10 of 20 games against teams from the Western Conference.

San Antonio comes into the game with the best record in all of the NBA. The Spurs have won 7 straight games and 8 of their last 10. San Antonio is one of the best teams when playing at home; winning 23 of 25. The Spurs have feasted on Eastern Conference foes; winning 12 of 15. Tim Duncan once again is the main man for the Spurs; second in scoring and first in rebounding. Manu Ginobili leads the team in scoring with 19 points per game.

My Sports Betting Picks: While the home team comes away with a win, this game stays close. San Antonio comes away with a 107-101 win over the Knicks.

 
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