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The Atlanta Hawks and the New York Knicks will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Madison Square Garden.
The Hawks were a 101-99 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Wizards. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as favorites, while the total score (200) made winners of OVER bettors.
The Knicks were a 90-86 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Celtics. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (176) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Team record: 12-11 SU, 13-10 ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games when playing on the road against New York
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing New York
The total has gone OVER in 17 of last 22 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing LA Lakers are 4-6
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Team record: 6-16 SU, 7-15 ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games when playing at home against Atlanta
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Atlanta
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Atlanta
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Washington are 7-3
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a loss are 2-8
Atlanta home to LA Lakers, Monday, December 16
New York home to Washington, Monday, December 16