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New York Knicks vs. Philadelphia 76ers

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Friday when the New York Knicks and the Philadelphia 76ers meet at Wells Fargo Center.

Oddsmakers opened the Knicks as -5-point favorites versus the 76ers, while the game's total opened at 191.5.

Philadelphia was a 127-106 loser in its last match on the road against the Hawks. They failed to cover the +13.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 233 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

In their last action, New York was a 107-102 winner at home against the Timberwolves. They covered the -4-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (209) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

New York:
Team record: 12-14 SU,15-11 ATS
New York is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of New York's last 7 games
New York is 12-4 ATS in its last 16 games on the road

Philadelphia:
Team record: 1-26 SU,11-15-1 ATS
Current Streak: lost 8 straight games.
Philadelphia is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
Philadelphia is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Philadelphia is 3-12-1 ATS in its last 16 games at home

Next up:
New York home to Chicago Saturday, December 19
Philadelphia at Cleveland Sunday, December 20