Atlanta Hawks vs. New York Knicks - 2/9/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction

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New York Knicks at Atlanta Hawks

Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 6:00 PM (State Farm Arena)

Atlanta -2.5 (-110), O/U 224

The New York Knicks are traveling to the Sate Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia to face off against the Atlanta Hawks. The New York Knicks are 17-36 on the year and 9-18 away, following a 3 point win against the Detroit Pistons. The Atlanta Hawks are coming into this game off of a 5 point loss to the Boston Celtics, dropping them to 14-39 on the year and 8-17 at home.

The New York Knicks enter this matchup averaging 104.4 points per game and also allow 111.2 points per game. The Knicks are led by 25 year old, Julius Randle. Randle leads the Knicks in scoring, rebounding, and assist. Randle is averaging 19.0 points per game, 9.4 rebounds per game, and 3.3 assist per game. If the Knicks want to win they will need Randle to play well.

The Atlanta Hawks enter this matchup averaging 109.4 points per game and also allow 118.2 points per game. The Hawks are led by 21 year old, Trae Young. Young leads the Hawks in scoring, rebounding, and assist. Young is averaging 29.3 points per game, 4.6 rebounds per game, 9.0 assist per game. The Hawks have been horrible this year despite having a great young player in Trae Young.

Recent Betting Trends

The New York Knicks are 29-24 ATS this year.

The Knicks are 9-2 ATS their last 11 games.

The Atlanta Hawks are 25-28 ATS this year.

The total has gone over in 10 of Atlanta’s last 13 games.

In this matchup I like the New York Knicks to win and grab the points. The Knicks are 9-2 ATS their last 11 games. The Knicks have a small win streak coming into this game and they have looked good as of late. Final score prediction, the New York Knicks win and grab the points 115-110.

Nate’s Pick New York Knicks 2.5

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.