New York; Friday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
LINE: Knicks -7; over/under is 218.5
BOTTOM LINE: Eastern Conference foes New York and Detroit square off on Friday.
New York went 22-30 in Eastern Conference play and 17-24 at home during the 2021-22 season. The Knicks averaged 7.0 steals, 4.9 blocks and 12.4 turnovers per game last season.
Detroit went 23-59 overall and 18-34 in Eastern Conference games during the 2021-22 season. The Pistons shot 43.1% from the field and 32.6% from 3-point range last season.
INJURIES: Knicks: Quentin Grimes: out (foot).