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Atlanta Hawks vs. Memphis Grizzlies

The Atlanta Hawks and the Memphis Grizzlies will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at FedExForum.

In their last action, Atlanta was an 83-80 winner at home against the Rockets. They covered the 2.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (163) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Last time out for Memphis, they were a 104-99 winner as they battled the Suns at home. The Grizzlies covered in the match as a 2.5-point favorite, while 203 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Atlanta:
Team record: 20-17 SU, 21-16 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Memphis
is 5-0-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Memphis
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Memphis

When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Brooklyn are 6-4
After playing Houston are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

Memphis:
Team record: 16-19 SU, 14-20-1 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing at home against Atlanta

When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Oklahoma City are 9-1
After playing Phoenix are 4-6
After a win are 2-8

Next up:
Atlanta home to Brooklyn, Thursday, January 16
Memphis home to Oklahoma City, Tuesday, January 14