Every Sunday Kevin Smith will preview the New York Knicks upcoming schedule from a fantasy perspective and take a quick look around the NBA. Kevin writes as Dime Magazine’s Fantasy Doctor. For more extensive fantasy basketball advice, click here.
KNICKS SCHEDULE ANALYSIS
Monday at Utah
Utah is a totally different team at home (23-8) than on the road (10-24). After surrendering 113 points to the Melo-less Knicks last week, expect them to clamp down defensively.
Wednesday vs. Orlando
The Magic are last in the league in opponent’s turnover per game, while the Knicks are ranked first in their own turnovers per game. Extra possessions are found gold, especially in the fantasy playoffs.
Friday at Toronto
No Knicks player has put up more than five assists in two games against Toronto so far this year. They also haven’t cracked 100 points in either of those games. Notice the correlation?
Saturday vs. Toronto
The Knicks swept the only home and home series they have played so far this year, ...