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The division rival Atlanta Hawks and Charlotte Bobcats are set to renew hostilities on Monday when they meet at Time Warner Cable Arena.

The Hawks were a 97-92 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Nuggets. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (189) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Last time out for Charlotte, they were a 101-92 winner as they battled the Bucks on the road. The Bobcats covered in the match as a 6-point favorite, while 193 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Atlanta:
Team record: 29-35 SU, 28-35-1 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Charlotte
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Charlotte
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Charlotte
The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 10 games when playing Charlotte

When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Toronto are 4-6
After playing Denver are 8-2
After a win are 5-5

Charlotte:
Team record: 33-34 SU, 38-27-2 ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing at home against Atlanta
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 10 games when playing Atlanta
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games

When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Brooklyn are 1-9
After playing Milwaukee are 3-7
After a win are 7-3

Next up:
Atlanta home to Toronto, Tuesday, March 18
Charlotte at Brooklyn, Wednesday, March 19