76ers vs. Hawks - 2/3/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Atlanta Hawks (27-22) at Philadelphia 76ers (7-41)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Wells Fargo Center)
The Line: Philadelphia 76ers +8 -- Over/Under: 207 See the Latest Odds
The Atlanta Hawks and Philadelphia 76ers meet Wednesday night at the Wells Fargo Center.
The Atlanta Hawks could use a victory after losing five of their last seven games. The Atlanta Hawks are averaging 101.8 points on 45.8 percent shooting and allowing 99.9 points on 44 percent shooting. Paul Millsap is averaging 17.8 points and 8.8 rebounds while Al Horford is averaging 15.1 points and seven rebounds. Jeff Teague is dishing 5.5 assists and Kent Bazemore is grabbing 4.8 rebounds. The Atlanta Hawks are shooting 34.1 percent from beyond the arc and 79.2 percent from the free throw line. The Hawks are allowing 35.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 40.7 rebounds per game. The Atlanta Hawks have lost six of their last eight road games. Tiago Splitter is questionable with a hip injury.
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The Philadelphia 76ers could also use a win after losing seven of their last 10 games. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 94.9 points on 43.4 percent shooting and allowing 105.1 points on 45.9 percent shooting. Jahlil Okafor is averaging 17.3 points and 7.2 rebounds while Ish Smith is averaging 15.9 points and 8.1 assists. Robert Covington is grabbing 5.8 rebounds and Isaiah Canaan is dishing 1.9 assists. The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting 33.2 percent from beyond the arc and 67.3 percent from the free throw line. The 76ers are allowing 35.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.9 rebounds per game. The Philadelphia 76ers have lost six of their last eight home games.
The Hawks are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 vs. NBA Atlantic and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The 76ers are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 home games and 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The Hawks are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Philadelphia and 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings overall.
We continue to fade the Hawks, and we continue to make money. I don't like Atlanta at all. The 76ers have been a lot more compeitive since adding Smith, and there's value with them at home. I'll take the points here.