Hawks vs. Mavericks - 2/1/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Dallas Mavericks (27-22) at Atlanta Hawks (27-21)
NBA Basketball: Monday, February 1, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Philips Arena)
The Line: Atlanta Hawks -7 -- Over/Under: 200 See the Latest Odds
The Dallas Mavericks and Atlanta Hawks square off Monday night at the Philips Arena.
The Dallas Mavericks look to keep rolling after winning five of their last eight games. The Dallas Mavericks are averaging 100.9 points on 44.2 percent shooting and allowing 101.3 points on 44.7 percent shooting. Dirk Nowitzki is averaging 17.5 points and 6.7 rebounds while Deron Williams is averaging 13.9 points and 5.5 assists. Wesley Matthews is dishing 1.8 assists and Zaza Pachulia is grabbing 10.8 rebounds. The Dallas Mavericks are shooting 34.1 percent from beyond the arc and 78.3 percent from the free throw line. The Mavericks are allowing percent 33.8 shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.3 rebounds per game. The Dallas Mavericks have lost seven of their last 12 road games.
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The Atlanta Hawks need a win here after losing five of their last six games. The Atlanta Hawks are averaging 101.9 points on 45.8 percent shooting and allowing 99.9 points on 44 percent shooting. Al Horford is averaging 15.2 points and 7.1 rebounds while Jeff Teague is averaging 14.5 points and 5.5 assists. Kent Bazemore is grabbing 4.6 rebounds and Dennis Schroder is dishing 4.7 assists. The Atlanta Hawks are shooting 34.1 percent from beyond the arc and 79.1 percent from the free throw line. The Hawks are allowing 35.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 40.8 rebounds per game. The Atlanta Hawks have won six of their last eight home games.
The Mavericks are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 Monday games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games. The Hawks are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games playing on 0 days rest. The Mavericks are 0-4 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
We continue to fade the Hawks, and we continue to laugh our way to the ticket counter. The Mavs have proven to be a solid under the radar team that has value with points. I'll side with Dallas here.