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|Boston Celtics vs. Atlanta Hawks|
The Boston Celtics and the Atlanta Hawks will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Philips Arena. Boston was a 97-82 loser in its last match at home against the Pacers. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 179 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 96-89 winner as they battled the Pistons on the road. The Hawks covered in the match as a 3.5-point underdog, while 185 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Boston:
Team record: 4-10 SU, 7-7 ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 11 games on the road
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Team record: 8-5 SU, 9-4 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Boston at Charlotte, Monday, November 25
Atlanta home to Orlando, Tuesday, November 26