Betting on today’s Hornets and Knicks game? Catch the action at Madison Square Garden in New York, NY, as the Knicks hosts this showdown at 7:30 ET on MSG. The over/under for this Eastern conference contest is set at 222 points, with the Knicks being the favored team playing at home against the Hornets.


The Pick: Charlotte Hornets +11

This game will be played at Madison Square Garden at 7:30 ET on Tuesday, November 28th.


  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 107-104 in favor of the Knicks.
  • Our projections have Jalen Brunson finishing with Jalen Brunson points, 3 rebounds and 5 assists.
  • From the field, we have the Knicks finishing with a field goal percentage of 47.6% and knocking down 13 threes.

Will the Hornets Make it Happen in New York?

Today, the Hornets are entering the action with an overall record of 5-10 and have achieved a 2-1 record over their last three games. The Hornets have a 2-4 record on the road this season, compared to their 3-6 record when playing at home.

Charlotte’s ATS record sits below .500 (5-9). Charlotte has struggled to cover the spread in their last two road games and has an ATS record of 3-3 on the road, while it is 2-6 at home.

In their recent matchup, the Hornets offense ended with 117 points against the Magic. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 53% and made 13 threes. So far, three-pointers haven’t been a huge part of Charlotte’s offense, as they average just 30.7 attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is 47% while averaging 101.1 possessions per contest.

So far, the Hornets’ defense is ranked 27th in the league at 122.2 points per contest.

Charlotte’s defense is currently forcing 14 turnovers per game, which is 19th in the league. Additionally, they enter the game ranked 19th in blocked shots, with an average of 4.9 rejections per game.

Can New York Live Up to the Hype at Home?

Over the Knicks’ last five games, they are 4-1 and come in with an overall record of 9-7. Across their 16 games, the Knicks have recorded a 7-4 record when facing teams from the Eastern Conference and a 2-3 record in non-conference games.

Presently, New York boasts an ATS record of 10-6, which is above .500 against the spread. The Knicks maintain an ATS record of 6-3 on the road, while they have a 4-3 record vs. the spread when playing at home.

In their most recent game, the Knicks’ offense tallied 113 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 109.7 points per game. On offense, Knicks has been struggling with their efficiency, coming into today’s game with a field goal percentgage of 44%. So far, they are 17th in free-throws made on a free throw shooting percentage of 72%.

Currently, the Knicks’ defense holds the 2nd rank in the NBA, allowing 105.9 points per game.

Opponents are hitting 54.7% of their two-point field goal attempts this season, and they’re also connecting on 35.6% of their three-point attempts.