Hawks vs. Warriors - 2/22/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Golden State Warriors (49-5) at Atlanta Hawks (31-26)
NBA Basketball: Monday, February 22, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Philips Arena)
The Line: Atlanta Hawks +7 -- Over/Under: 223.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: NBATV, CSNB
The Golden State Warriors and Atlanta Hawks meet Monday night at the Philips Arena.
The Golden State Warriors look to keep rolling after winning 12 of their last 13 games. The Golden State Warriors are averaging 115.3 points on 48.8 percent shooting and allowing 103.8 points on 43.3 percent shooting. Stephen Curry is averaging 29.7 points and 6.6 assists while Klay Thompson is averaging 21.5 points and 3.8 rebounds. Draymond Green is dishing 7.3 assists and Harrison Barnes is grabbing 4.5 rebounds. The Golden State Warriors are shooting 42.1 percent from beyond the arc and 75.5 percent from the free throw line. The Warriors are allowing 32.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 46.8 rebounds per game. The Golden State Warriors have won seven of their last eight road games. Andrew Bogut is questionable with an achilles injury.
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The Atlanta Hawks need a win after losing four of their last five games. The Atlanta Hawks are averaging 102.7 points on 45.9 percent shooting and allowing 100.2 points on 44.1 percent shooting. Paul Millsap is averaging 17.8 points and 3.3 assists while Al Horford is averaging 15.3 points and 6.9 rebounds. Jeff Teague is dishing 5.5 assists and Kent Bazemore is grabbing 4.9 rebounds. The Atlanta Hawks are shooting 34.7 percent from beyond the arc and 78.7 percent from the free throw line. The Hawks are allowing 34.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.3 rebounds per game. The Atlanta Hawks have split their last 10 home games.
The Warriors are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 vs. NBA Southeast and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Hawks are 17-8 ATS in their last 25 Monday games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Warriors are 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
You guys know that I hate the Atlanta Hawks and have been fading them for quite some time. Atlanta is not a good basketball team and is starting to fall apart after back to back losses in games they should have won. I'll take Golden State by double digits.