Philadelphia 76ers at Atlanta Hawks
|Date & Time||Wednesday April 3, 2019, 7:30 PM (EDT)|
State Farm Arena
The Line: Atlanta Hawks +5.5 -- Over/Under:
The Philadelphia 76ers and Atlanta Hawks meet Wednesday in NBA action at the State Farm Arena.
The Philadelphia 76ers look for a victory here after splitting their last six games. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 115.1 points on 47 percent shooting and allowing 112.2 points on 45.4 percent shooting. Joel Embiid is averaging 27.5 points and 13.7 rebounds while Tobias Harris is averaging 19 points and 2.9 assists. Jimmy Butler is the third double-digit scorer and JJ Redick is grabbing 2.4 rebounds. The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting 35.9 percent from beyond the arc and 77.8 percent from the free throw line. The Philadelphia 76ers are allowing 34 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 47.7 rebounds per game. The Philadelphia 76ers have split their last 10 road games.
The Atlanta Hawks look for a victory here after splitting their last 12 games. The Atlanta Hawks are averaging 113 points on 45.1 percent shooting and allowing 118.8 points on 47.1 percent shooting. John Collins is averaging 19.4 points and 9.6 rebounds while Trae Young is averaging 18.9 points and eight assists. Kent Bazemore is the third double-digit scorer and Dewayne Dedmon is grabbing 7.5 rebounds. The Atlanta Hawks are shooting 35.2 percent from beyond the arc and 75.5 percent from the free throw line. The Atlanta Hawks are allowing 35.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 46.1 rebounds per game. The Atlanta Hawks have won five of their last seven home games.
The 76ers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 vs. NBA Southeast and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games. The Hawks are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 games playing on 0 days rest, 6-2 ATS in their last 8 home games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The 76ers are 1-5 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Atlanta and 3-10 ATS in the last 13 meetings. The over is 4-1 in Hawks last 5 overall. The over is 7-2 in 76ers last 9 overall.
Just when the Philadelphia 76ers look like they're turning the corner, they have issues stringing wins together again and are losing their last four games by an average of 4.2 points due to a lack of defense. The Atlanta Hawks came into last nights game against 122 points in their last five contests and continue to compete despite nothing to play for with only a week or so left in the season. The Hawks have won the last two meetings against the 76ers. There's value with the points here when you consider how both teams are playing. The 76ers seem to pick and choose when they want to play.