Celtics vs. Hawks - 2/11/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Atlanta Hawks (43-10) at Boston Celtics (19-31)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 7:30 pm (TD Garden)
The Line: Boston Celtics +7 -- Over/Under: 203.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: TSOH, CSNN
The Atlanta Hawks and Boston Celtics square off Wednesday night at the TD Garden.
The Atlanta Hawks have won five of their last seven games and end a three-game road trip. On the season, the Hawks are averaging 103.7 points on 47.2 percent shooting and are allowing 97 points on 43.6 percent shooting. Jeff Teague is averaging 17.2 points and 7.5 assists while Paul Millsap is averaging 17 points and 7.9 rebounds. Al Horford is grabbing 7.3 rebounds and Kyle Korver is shooting 51.6 percent from the field. The Atlanta Hawks continue to crush teams at both ends of the floor and are quickly running away with the top seed in the East. The Hawks are shooting 44 percent from deep in their last five games and have won 26 of their last 27 when topping 100 points. However, seven of the Hawks 10 losses have come on the road.
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The Boston Celtics continue to put up a fight by splitting their last 10 games. On the season, the Celtics are averaging 101 points on 44.8 percent shooting and are allowing 102.6 points on 45 percent shooting. Jared Sullinger is averaging 14.4 points and eight rebounds while Avery Bradley is averaging 13.5 points and 1.5 assists. Kelly Olynyk is grabbing 5.4 rebounds and Tyler Zeller is shooting 55.9 percent from the field. The Boston Celtics are allowing just 30.9 percent shooting from beyond the arc and have held five of their last six opponents under 100 points. The Celtics refuse to go away and find themselves just a couple of games out of a playoff spot in the East. The Celtics have won 11 of their last 19 games on their home court.
The Hawks are 25-8 ATS in their last 33 road games and 37-14 ATS in their last 51 games overall. The Celtics are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 vs. NBA Southeast and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games overall.
While the Celtics continue to play hard, the Atlanta Hawks have just been crushing the spread all season long to the point its nearly impossible to fade them. Keep riding the Hawks until they start losing a few games ATS in a row.