Hawks visit 76ers in NBA clash
Atlanta Hawks vs Philadelphia 76ers Odds
The 76ers will hit the floor running against the visiting Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday, looking to bolster their record and bolster wagering bankrolls in the process.
This season the 76ers are 31-46 overall and 36-40-1 ATS against the number, while the Hawks are 42-36 and 36-40-2 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). As for the totals, Philadelphia is 38-39 on the OU, and Atlanta is 39-38-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark have the No. 19-rated Hawks taking on the No. 22-rated 76ers in this contest. Computer models indicate a possible 96-92 win for the Hawks on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Philadelphia's No. 29-ranked offense (92.8 PPG) against a Hawks defense that ranks No. 13 at 97.2 PPG. The 76ers have averaged 44.3% from the field per game, less than the Hawks have managed so far this season (46.4% on average).
Defensively, the Hawks feature the league's No. 8-rated defense on the road, giving up 96.6 points per game. Philadelphia, meanwhile, comes in at No. 26 in the league in scoring at home.
In their last action, Atlanta was a 99-97 loser on the road against the Spurs. They covered the 10.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (196) was profitable news for OVER bettors. The Hawks endured a 99-97 loss at the hands of the Spurs on Saturday, despite a 23-point effort from John Jenkins at AT&T Center.
In their last action, Philadelphia was a 104-83 loser on the road against the Nets. They failed to cover the 8.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (187) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Philadelphia was crushed on Tuesday, getting run out of the gym by Brooklyn and falling 104-83 at Barclays Center.
Atlanta Hawks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Milwaukee are 5-5
After playing San Antonio are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
Philadelphia 76ers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Washington are 5-5
After playing Brooklyn are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Hawks at 76ers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 6 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Atlanta's last 12 games when playing Philadelphia
Philadelphia is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Philadelphia's last 7 games
Philadelphia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Philadelphia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Atlanta
Atlanta home to Milwaukee, Friday, April 12
Philadelphia at Washington, Friday, April 12