New York opens season at home against Boston
Boston Celtics vs. New York Knicks
New York; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
LINE: Knicks -1; over/under is 217.5
BOTTOM LINE: The New York Knicks begin the season at home against the Boston Celtics.
New York went 25-17 in Eastern Conference play and 25-11 at home in the 2020-21 season. The Knicks averaged 107.1 points per game last season, 16.4 on free throws and 35.4 from deep.
Boston finished 4-8 in Atlantic Division action and 15-21 on the road a season ago. The Celtics averaged 23.5 assists per game on 41.5 made field goals last season.
INJURIES: Knicks: None listed.
Celtics: None listed.