Cavaliers vs. Knicks: Free Live Stream, TV Channel, How to Watch

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Cavaliers vs. Knicks: Free Live Stream, TV Channel, How to Watch


The Cleveland Cavaliers and New York Knicks are playing in the opening round of the NBA Playoffs, with Game 2 up next.

On Saturday when these squads last met, the Knicks defeated the Cavaliers 101-97. Jalen Brunson led the way with a team-high 27 points in the win for the Knicks, while Donovan Mitchell notched 38 points in the loss for the Cavaliers.

When is Cavaliers vs. Knicks and when does it start?

This contest between the Cavaliers and Knicks will go down on Tuesday, April 18, 2023. You should expect the opening tip at 7:30 PM ET.

Where to Watch Cavaliers vs. Knicks

The Cavaliers and Knicks will hit the hardwood at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse for this matchup on April 18, and if you want to catch the game live, get your tickets now from Vivid Seats!

What channel is the game on?

You can catch this game live on TNT, BSOH, MSG.

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Cavaliers Stats, Odds & Insights

The Cavaliers have entered the game as favorites 64 times this season and won 47, or 73.4%, of those games.

The 112.3 points per game the Cavaliers put up are just 0.8 fewer points than the Knicks surrender (113.1).

The Cavaliers hit 11.6 three-pointers per game (19th in the league), while their opponents have made 11.3 on average.

The Cavaliers’ offense has been much better when playing at home (113.2 PPG) compared to their play on the road (111.3 PPG). Likewise, their defense has been better at home (105 PPG allowed) when compared to away games (108.8 PPG allowed).

On the offensive side of the ball, the Cavaliers have struggled over their last 10 games, scoring 111.5 points per contest over that stretch as opposed to the 112.3 they’ve put up over the course of this year.

Knicks Stats, Odds & Insights

The Knicks have a +240 scoring differential, topping opponents by 2.9 points per game. They’re putting up 116 points per game, 11th in the league, and are giving up 113.1 per outing to rank 12th in the NBA.

The Knicks’ 116 points-per-game average is 9.1 more points than the 106.9 the Cavaliers give up to opponents.

The Knicks make 12.6 3-pointers per game and shoot 35.4% from beyond the arc, ranking 11th and 19th, respectively, in the league.

In 2022-23 the Knicks are scoring more points at home (117.3 per game) than on the road (114.8). And they are conceding less at home (113) than on the road (113.2).

Over their last 10 games, the Knicks are putting up 119.2 points per contest, 3.2 more than their season average (116).

Cavaliers Key Players to Watch

Cavaliers Leaders
Donovan Mitchell 68 28.3 4.3 4.4 1.5 0.4 3.6
Darius Garland 69 21.6 2.7 7.8 1.2 0.1 2.4
Evan Mobley 79 16.2 9 2.8 0.8 1.5 0.3
Jarrett Allen 68 14.3 9.8 1.7 0.8 1.2 0
Caris LeVert 74 12.1 3.8 3.9 1 0.3 1.7

Knicks Key Players to Watch

Knicks Leaders
Julius Randle 77 25.1 10 4.1 0.6 0.3 2.8
Jalen Brunson 68 24 3.5 6.2 0.9 0.2 2
RJ Barrett 73 19.6 5 2.8 0.4 0.2 1.7
Immanuel Quickley 81 14.9 4.2 3.4 1 0.2 2.1
Quentin Grimes 71 11.3 3.2 2.1 0.7 0.4 2.2

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Author: Luis Escalante

Luis Escalante is a seasoned expert in NBA betting and Director of Strategy at Betsperts Group. With over a decade of experience in sports analytics and a strong background in NFL, fantasy football, daily fantasy sports, and betting, Luis has become a well-respected and trusted authority in the industry. His extensive knowledge of data analysis and sports betting strategies has helped countless individuals make informed decisions and gain an edge in the competitive world of betting. Luis has been a regular contributor to 4for4 since 2014, Luis is committed to providing the highest quality insights and advice.