Hawks at Wizards - 4/13/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Atlanta Hawks (48-33) at Washington Wizards (40-41)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Verizon Center)
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The Atlanta Hawks and Washington Wizards finish the regular season Wednesday at the Verizon Center.
The Atlanta Hawks look to clinch the third seed in the East with a victory. The Atlanta Hawks are averaging 102.9 points on 45.8 percent shooting and allowing 99.1 points on 43.1 percent shooting. Paul Millsap is averaging 17.3 points and nine rebounds while Jeff Teague is averaging 15.6 points and 5.9 assists. Al Horford is grabbing 7.2 rebounds and Kent Bazemore is dishing 2.3 assists. The Atlanta Hawks are shooting 35 percent from beyond the arc and 78.3 percent from the free throw line. The Hawks are allowing 33.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42 rebounds per game. The Atlanta Hawks have won six of their last nine road games.
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The Washington Wizards look for a feel good win after splitting their last 12 games. The Washington Wizards are averaging 104 points on 46 percent shooting and allowing 104.7 points on 46.2 percent shooting. Bradley Beal is averaging 17.7 points and three assists while Marcin Gortat is averaging 13.4 points and 9.9 rebounds. Markieff Morris is grabbing six rebounds and Otto Porter Jr. is dishing 1.7 assists. The Washington Wizards are shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc and 73.3 percent from the free throw line. The Wizards are allowing 37.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.7 rebounds per game. The Washington Wizards have won five of their last seven home games.
The Hawks are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Wizards are 10-4 ATS in their last 14 home games and 11-5 ATS in their last 16 games playing on 1 days rest. The Hawks are 5-1-1 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Washington and 9-4-1 ATS in the last 14 meetings overall.
The Wizards will be without John Wall, and the Hawks are still fighting for a top four seed. Expect the Hawks to win this game by double digits.