The Miami Heat will look to boost their win total and cover the point spread when the Atlanta Hawks tip off at American Airlines Arena on Monday in NBA play.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Sportsbooks such as TopBet had the Miami Heat installed as -9-point favorites in this particular NBA matchup. The over-under betting line for the total number of point scored was listed by most sportsbooks, including Bovada, at 203.5.
Odds Shark prediction models pick the Heat to win this game 116-102. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Miami battles the Atlanta Hawks, currently with a 1-2 mark (1-2 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals betting, are 2-0 for the Miami Heat and 1-1-1 for the Atlanta Hawks. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Miami vs Atlanta injuries news.
This game pits the Miami Heat, currently No. 8 in the Odds Shark NBA Power Rankings, against the Atlanta Hawks, who rate No. 22 in the most recent survey update.
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Atlanta Hawks rank No. 14 in the league with 45.33 per game. That compares with Miami's No. 16 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Miami is the NBA's No. 9-ranked team at 11 per game, while the Atlanta Hawks rate No. with per contest.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Marco-Stefano Belinelli scored 19 points in a failed effort to lead the Hawks to victory (they lost 116-104 to Brooklyn at Barclays Center on Sunday).
Goran Dragic scored 23 points leading the Heat to a 112-108 victory over Indiana at American Airlines Arena on Saturday.
Next Betting Matchups
Atlanta at Chicago, Thursday, October 26th
Miami home to San Antonio, Wednesday, October 25th