Spurs are 2-1 on 15th Annual Trek
Madison Square Garden will be the host of the NBA matchup between the San Antonio Spurs and the New York Knicks on Sunday. The game will be televised by ABC and will tip a little after 3:30 pm EST.
The San Antonio Spurs “Rodeo Road Trip” will take them to eight cities. They will travel 7,378 miles. This is the 15th annual trip of this kind for the Spurs. They are 2-1 this year after Friday’s 103-92 win over the Detroit Pistons. San Antonio won’t play at home again until March 1 against the Indiana Pacers.
This grueling grind of a road trip first started in 2003. The Spurs have produced an amazing .697 (84-36) winning percentage. The team also has a point differential plus-485. Tony Parker has amassed the most career points on this trip, accumulating 1,789.
Oddsmakers opened the Spurs as -7.5-point favorites versus the Knicks, while the game’s total opened at 215.5.
New York was a 131-123 loser in its last match at home against the Denver Nuggets. They failed to cover the -1.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 254 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Knicks have dropped four straight and 20 of their last 26. New York gave up at least 30 points in each quarter for the first time this season in a 131-123 loss to Denver on Friday.
The Spurs were a 103-92 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Detroit Pistons. They covered the -5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (195) made winners of UNDER bettors. Kawhi Leonard has the hot hand for the Spurs. He’s scored at least 30 points in seven consecutive games. He has scored in double figures in 82 straight games.
Betting Odds Trends
|San Antonio Spurs|
|San Antonio is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games|
|The total has gone OVER in 15 of San Antonio’s last 23 games|
|The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Antonio’s last 6 games|
|San Antonio is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games on the road|
|The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Antonio’s last 10 games on the road|
|San Antonio is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games when playing New York|
|The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Antonio’s last 6 games when playing New York|
|The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Antonio’s last 10 games when playing on the road against New York|
New York Knicks
|New York is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games|
|New York is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games|
|The total has gone OVER in 7 of New York’s last 8 games|
|New York is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games at home|
|New York is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games at home|
|The total has gone OVER in 5 of New York’s last 5 games at home|
|New York is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games when playing San Antonio|
|The total has gone OVER in 5 of New York’s last 6 games when playing San Antonio|
|The total has gone OVER in 7 of New York’s last 10 games when playing at home against San Antonio|
San Antonio at Indiana Monday, February 13
New York at Oklahoma City Wednesday, February 15
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