Phoenix Suns (6-24) vs New York Knicks (9-22) Live NBA Basketball on Monday, December 17, 2018 at 7:30 pm at Madison Square Garden
The New York Knicks have completed their trip of three games with a loss, but hope to bring some positive aspects to a rare home game on Monday against the Phoenix Suns. Two nights after winning a spectacular comeback in Charlotte, the Knicks battled Indiana until the end of Sunday’s 110-99 loss and completed the walk with a 1-2 record.
New York has dropped to 5-13 from home and its 18 games on the road are the most important of the Eastern Conference, with a visit to Philadelphia on Wednesday, and a six-game walk starting just after Christmas. The Suns, who started a five-game walk, won consecutive competitions for the first time this season and welcomed Devin Booker for the 107-99 home win over Minnesota. Booker, who missed the previous six games with a thigh injury, finished with 28 of 10 shots in 16, with seven rebounds and seven assists. “Winning is fun,” Booker told reporters. “I just enjoy playing with a lot of energy, the crowd involved, the fans involved and they play good basketball, nothing more than I can ask for.” way, play together. ”
Television: 7:30 PM ET, FS Arizona (Phoenix), MSG (New York)
Phoenix Suns vs New York Knicks: Odds
LINE: Knicks -1.5
Phoenix Suns vs New York Knicks: News
The Suns (6-24):
T.J. Warren finished with 21 points in Saturday’s victory and rookie Deandre Ayton recorded his fourth double-double in five games with 18 points and 12 rebounds. Phoenix played its first game without veteran swinger Trevor Ariza, who traded with Washington striker Kelly Oubre Jr. and guard Austin Rivers. This sets an interesting clash later in the journey when the Suns visit the Wizards and Ariza, Oubre and Rivers have the opportunity to face their former teammates.
THE KNICKS (9-22):
A double from Courtney Lee, about nine minutes from Sunday’s contest, tied the Pacers, who conceded six straight wins, and the Knicks are proud to play. the tight “Of course, I wish we could have done better, but that we are on the road against one of the best teams in the league, the last game of the trip, made us think of our youth really come here to try to win it, “coach David Fizdale told reporters. The team also regained some health as Lance Thomas (knee) was active for the first time in over a month and Trey Burke (knee) returned from a six-game break to score three 1 on 7 shots in 13 minutes.
Phoenix Suns vs New York Knicks: Betting
- The Knicks C Enes Kanter scored 20 points and 15 rebounds in Indiana and an average of 18 and 12.5 to help his team sweep two games with the Suns last season.
- Booker scored 34 points on his last visit to Madison Square Garden
- Noah Vonleh of New York has averaged 11 points, 11.5 rebounds, and five assists in his last two games while making a 73-minute change.
Phoenix Suns vs New York Knicks: Prediction
Knicks 112, Soles 107