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Atlanta Hawks vs. Miami Heat

Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Tuesday when the Atlanta Hawks and the Miami Heat meet at AmericanAirlines Arena.

In their last action, Atlanta was a 93-80 loser at home against the Nets. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (173) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Last time out for Miami, they were a 105-91 winner as they battled the Pacers at home. The Heat covered in the match as a 6.5-point favorite, while 196 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Atlanta:
Team record: 34-28 SU, 28-32-2 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games

When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing LA Lakers are 4-6
After playing Brooklyn are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4

Miami:
Team record: 47-14 SU, 32-29 ATS
Current streak: won 18 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Atlanta
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing at home against Atlanta

When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 6-4
After playing Indiana are 6-4
After a win are 10-0

Next up:
Atlanta home to LA Lakers, Wednesday, March 13
Miami at Philadelphia, Wednesday, March 13