New York Knicks at Phoenix Suns Matchup 12/15/2023

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NY 139 @ PHO 122

Footprint Center, Final

0-4, 5th West Pacific

NY 139 @ PHO 122

Footprint Center, Final

The Phoenix Suns (13-11) host the New York Knicks (13-10) at Footprint Center, beginning at 10:00 PM ET on Friday, December 15, 2023. The Suns are 4.5-point favorites in the game. The matchup has an over/under of 231.5 points.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
New York Knicks Knicks
74
+5.5 (-110)
+5.5 (-110)
230.5 pts
230.5 pts
+170
+180
line-movement
Phoenix Suns Suns
87
-5.5 (-110)
-5.5 (-110)
-205
-218

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
13-10-0 5-5-0 8-5-0
17-8-0 12-2-0 5-6-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 2-5-0 0-4-0 2-1-0 4-0-0 0-0-0 4-0-0
220.5 to 225 7-4-0 5-1-0 2-3-0 3-3-1 2-2-1 1-1-0
225.5 to 229 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-5-0 1-4-0 0-1-0
229.5 to 235 3-1-0 0-0-0 3-1-0 2-4-0 1-3-0 1-1-0
235.5 to 240 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-2-0 0-0-0 0-2-0
240.5 and over 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
13-11-0 5-5-0 8-6-0
10-14-1 4-9-1 6-5-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 2-1-0 2-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-1 0-1-1 0-0-0
-7 to -10 1-2-0 1-0-0 0-2-0 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-0-0
-3.5 to -6.5 3-4-0 1-3-0 2-1-0 5-5-0 2-4-0 3-1-0
-0.5 to -3 3-2-0 0-0-0 3-2-0 2-2-0 1-1-0 1-1-0
0 to 3 1-1-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 2-3-0 1-2-0 1-1-0
+3.5 to +6.5 2-1-0 0-0-0 2-1-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0
+7 to +10 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
+10.5 or more 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 6-7 46.2% 53.8 112.3
Underdog 4-7 36.4% 45.5 110.1
After Losses 2-4 33.3% 50 112.8
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 6-7 46.2% 34.6 116.8
Favorite 9-6 60% 36.7 119.3
After Win 5-5 50% 60 110.5

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
114.7 28.5 28.1 30.1 28
112 27.6 27.8 28.9 27.7
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
106.6 27.7 26.9 26.4 25.6
107.4 26.6 27.6 27.5 25.7
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
108.9 28.1 28 27.1 25.7
109.2 28.4 28 26.8 26
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
112.9 27.9 27.1 29.9 28
105.3 26.6 26.2 26.9 25.6

New York Knicks Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
12/6/23 NY 122 @ MIL 146 -4.5 230.5 49.4% 33 12 30.4% 16 60.4% 19 12 60.5% 12
11/26/23 NY 113 vs PHO 116 -6.5 219 44.8% 32 13 40% 7 46.2% 21 18 42.1% 11
11/18/23 NY 122 @ CHA 108 +6.5 223.5 50.5% 19 13 43.2% 12 48.8% 13 4 48.6% 13
11/12/23 NY 129 vs CHA 107 -10.5 224.5 54% 30 10 41.7% 9 46.8% 11 15 34.3% 12
10/31/23 NY 109 @ CLE 91 +3.5 212.5 44.2% 25 12 38.2% 14 39.1% 12 14 26.3% 15

Phoenix Suns Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
12/13/23 PHO 119 vs GS 116 +1 228.5 45.2% 34 7 35.9% 14 44.6% 27 13 34.8% 15
12/6/23 PHO 103 @ LAL 106 -2 231 49.3% 21 8 48% 20 37.3% 25 21 30% 9
11/26/23 PHO 116 @ NY 113 -6.5 219 46.2% 21 18 42.1% 11 44.8% 32 13 40% 7
11/23/23 PHO 123 vs GS 115 -2.5 234 44.7% 52 11 39.3% 15 47.8% 29 11 31.2% 15
11/20/23 PHO 140 @ UTA 137 +4.5 238.5 49% 26 11 40% 17 41.7% 32 27 32.6% 18

Knicks vs. Suns Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Friday, December 15, 2023
  • Time: 10:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: ESPN
  • Favorite: Suns (-4.5)
  • Total: 231.5

Knicks vs. Suns Matchup Statistics

  • The Suns score 115.1 points per game, 5.1 more points than the 110 the Knicks give up.
  • The Suns outscore opponents by 1.9 points per game (scoring 115.1 points per game to rank 12th in the league while allowing 113.2 per outing to rank 13th in the NBA) and have a +46 scoring differential overall.
  • The Knicks put up 113.1 points per game (18th in league) while allowing 110 per contest (sixth in NBA). They have a +71 scoring differential and outscore opponents by 3.1 points per game.
  • Offensively Phoenix has fared better when playing at home this year, putting up 116.8 points per game, compared to 113.1 per game on the road.
  • At home New York is putting up 114.1 points per game, 1.8 more than it is averaging away (112.3).
  • The Suns have seen a downturn in scoring lately, racking up 112.1 points per game in their last 10 outings, three points fewer than the 115.1 they've scored this year.
  • While the Knicks are scoring 113.1 points per game in 2023-24, they have bettered that mark in their previous 10 games, tallying 115.9 a contest.

Knicks vs. Suns Previous Meetings

Suns vs Knicks (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
11/26/2023 Knicks -6.5 219 -258 +210 116-113 PHO
1/2/2023 Knicks -2.5 219 -140 +120 102-83 NY
11/20/2022 Suns -6 226.5 -230 +195 116-95 PHO

Suns Leaders

  • Kevin Durant is averaging 30.8 points, 5.7 assists and 6.4 rebounds.
  • Jusuf Nurkic's numbers on the season are 12.6 points, 9.9 boards and 3.9 assists per contest, shooting 46.3% from the floor.
  • Devin Booker averages 28.6 points, 5.8 boards and 8.4 assists, shooting 49.6% from the floor and 41.7% from downtown, with 2.1 made 3-pointers per contest.
  • Eric Gordon is averaging 14.6 points, 1.9 boards and 2.8 assists. Defensively, he averages 1 steal and 0.6 blocked shots.
  • Grayson Allen averages 11.8 points, 4.7 boards and 2.9 assists, shooting 48.6% from the floor and 46.5% from downtown (sixth in NBA), with 2.2 made 3-pointers per game.

Knicks Leaders

  • Julius Randle averages 21.5 points for the Knicks, plus 9.9 boards and 5.4 assists.
  • Per game, Jalen Brunson gets the Knicks 24.6 points, 3.7 boards and 5.7 assists. He also averages 1 steal and 0 blocks.
  • Immanuel Quickley's numbers on the season are 15.4 points, 2.9 boards and 2.7 assists per contest. He is making 44.5% of his shots from the floor and 38.1% from 3-point range, with an average of 2.1 triples.
  • The Knicks get 8 points per game from Josh Hart, plus 6 rebounds and 3 assists.
  • The Knicks are getting 18.8 points, 3.7 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game from RJ Barrett.

Knicks vs. Suns Injury Report

  • Suns Injuries: Damion Lee: Out (Knee), Eric Gordon: Questionable (Calf), Grayson Allen: Questionable (Groin), Josh Okogie: Questionable (Hip)
  • Knicks Injuries: Mitchell Robinson: Out (Ankle)