Miami Heat vs New York Knicks Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Feb. 25

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Feb 25, 2022, 6:36 PM
  • The Heat (38-21) are -5.5 favorites vs. the Knicks (25-34)
  • Total (Over/Under): 211.5 points
  • Friday, February 25, 2022 at 7:30pm EST
  • Watch the game on & BSSUN

The Miami Heat visit Madison Square Garden to take on the New York Knicks on Friday. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:30pm EST in New York.

The Heat are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -5.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Heat are 33-25 against the spread, while the Knicks are 26-33 against the spread.

The Heat vs Knicks Over/Under is 211.5 total points for the game.


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Heat vs. Knicks Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Miami Heat-5.5 -110O 211.5 -110-225
New York Knicks +5.5 -110U 211.5 -110185

Against the spread this NBA season, the Heat have gone:

  • 33-25 against the Spread (+5.4 Units / 8.31% ROI)
  • 38-21 against the Moneyline (+15.75 Units / 12.23% ROI)
  • 35-24 against the Over for game total points (+8.6 Units / 13.25% ROI)
  • 24-35 against the Under for game total points (-14.5 Units / -22.34% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have covered the Moneyline in 31 of their last 47 games (+16.60 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have covered the 2Q Game Total Over in 26 of their last 38 games (+12.68 Units / 30% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have covered the Game Total Over in 34 of their last 54 games (+12.00 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have covered the 1H Moneyline in 23 of their last 33 games (+10.36 Units / 19% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have covered the 3Q Game Total Under in 12 of their last 16 games (+8.70 Units / 50% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have only covered the Game Total Under in 20 of their last 54 games (-17.40 Units / -29% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have only covered the 2Q Game Total Under in 20 of their last 54 games (-17.21 Units / -29% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have only covered the Team Total Under in 20 of their last 54 games (-14.66 Units / -24% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have only covered the 1Q Game Total Over in 23 of their last 58 games (-13.95 Units / -22% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have only covered the 1H Game Total Under in 15 of their last 41 games (-13.52 Units / -30% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Knicks have gone:

  • 26-33 against the Spread (-10.25 Units / -15.81% ROI)
  • 25-34 against the Moneyline (-29.25 Units / -26.8% ROI)
  • 28-30 against the Over for game total points (-5 Units / -7.7% ROI)
  • 30-28 against the Under for game total points (-0.8 Units / -1.23% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have covered the 4Q Game Total Under in 22 of their last 30 games (+13.20 Units / 40% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have covered the 3Q Game Total Under in 33 of their last 58 games (+10.82 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have covered the 2Q Game Total Over in 28 of their last 46 games (+8.10 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have covered the Game Total Over in 8 of their last 11 games (+5.80 Units / 48% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have covered the 1Q Game Total Under in 28 of their last 49 games (+5.44 Units / 10% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have only covered the Moneyline in 23 of their last 57 games (-31.25 Units / -30% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have only covered the 4Q Game Total Over in 14 of their last 42 games (-16.81 Units / -36% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have only covered the 3Q Game Total Over in 20 of their last 58 games (-16.35 Units / -26% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have only covered the 3Q Spread in 24 of their last 58 games (-13.26 Units / -21% ROI)
  • The New York Knicks have only covered the 2Q Game Total Under in 18 of their last 46 games (-12.94 Units / -26% ROI)

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Miami Heat: Keys to the Game vs. the New York Knicks

The Heat are 27-10 (.730) when shooting 80% or better from the free throw line this season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .555

The Heat are 19-7 (.731) when they win the turnover margin this season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .561

The Heat are 23-8 (.742) when scoring more second chance points than their opponent this season — tied for 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .535

The Heat are 12-4 (.750) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points this season — tied for 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .524

New York Knicks: Keys to the Game vs. the Miami Heat

The Knicks are 1-16 (.059) when allowing 15 or more second chance points this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .468

The Knicks are 10-3 (.769) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points this season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .524

The Knicks are 11-27 (.289) when allowing 15 or more second chance points since the start of the 2020-21 season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .458

The Knicks are 3-24 (.111) when allowing 110 or more points this season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .274

Injury Report: Knicks vs. Heat - Friday's Game, Feb. 25

  • RJ Barrett (Knicks): The Knicks have listed Barrett as QUESTIONABLE for Friday's game (Feb. 25) against the Heat.
  • Nerlens Noel (Knicks): The Knicks have listed Noel as QUESTIONABLE for Friday's game (Feb. 25) against the Heat.
  • Derrick Rose (Knicks): The Knicks announced that Rose had a minor procedure on his right ankle. There is no timetable for his return.
  • Victor Oladipo (Heat): Oladipo has yet to be cleared for full-court work, according to David Aldridge of The Athletic.
  • Markieff Morris (Heat): Morris has not played in a few months an no timetable has been announced for his return.

Miami Heat Offensive Stats & Trends

The Heat averaged 8.0 offensive rebounds per game (579 rebounds/72 games) last season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 9.8

The Heat are shooting 37% from three (605/1,617) this season — tied for 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 35%

The Heat have made 605 three-pointers this season — 7th most among NBA teams

The Heat attempted 2,606 threes last season — 10th most among NBA teams

New York Knicks Offensive Stats & Trends

The Knicks averaged 9.6 assists per game (693 assists/72 games) in the second half last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 11.8

The Knicks averaged 21.4 assists per game (1,541 assists/72 games) last season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 24.7

The Knicks averaged 50.9 points per game (3,667 points/72 games) in the second half last season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 54.8

The Knicks have averaged 5.8 turnovers per game (263 turnovers/45 games) in the second half this season — tied for 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 6.6

Miami Heat Defensive Stats & Trends

The Heat have averaged 3.6 blocks per game (217 blocks/61 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

The Heat have averaged 3.7 blocks per game (436 blocks/117 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.9

The Heat have averaged 3.3 blocks per game (150 blocks/45 games) this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

The Heat averaged 4.0 blocks per game (286 blocks/72 games) last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.9

New York Knicks Defensive Stats & Trends

The Knicks have averaged 6.8 steals per game (305 steals/45 games) this season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

The Knicks averaged 35.5 defensive rebounds per game (2,554 rebounds/72 games) last season — tied for 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

The Knicks have blocked 225 shots this season — tied for 9th most among NBA teams

The Knicks have averaged 6.9 steals per game (396 steals/57 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6


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