In one of 11 games in the association Wednesday night, the Atlanta Hawks will head to the Barclays Center to play the Brooklyn Nets at 7:30 p.m. ET on ESPN.
The Hawks snapped their two-game losing streak Monday night with a solid 118-111 home win over the Washington Wizards. Trae Young had a game-high 26 points, six assists, and four rebounds to lead Atlanta.
On the other end of the spectrum, the Nets have won consecutive games after they defeated Detroit Pistons 117-91 on Halloween. Kevin Durant had a game-high 23 points on 10-of-13 shooting from the field. The Nets shot an impressive 65.3% from the field and 52% from three-point range against Detroit. We’ll go over some ideal picks on DraftKings Sportsbook centered around the game here.
Hawks vs. Nets, 7:30 p.m. ET
Pick ATS: Nets -4.5
The spread for tonight’s game between the Hawks and Nets is sitting at 4.5 points. Atlanta has a few noticeable names on the injury report, which could impact the potential result of the game. Young is listed as probable with a sore left knee, Bogdan Bogdanovic is listed as probable with a sore lower back, and John Collins is listed as questionable with a foot injury.
Despite those injuries, it would not be a surprise to see all three guys play tonight. Atlanta is 2-4 against the spread in their last six games, but 0-3 ATS this season after a win. As for the Nets, they are trying to end their early six-game home stand with a 4-2 record. In the two losses, Brooklyn scored under 100 points. However, this team is capable to put up a ton of points with Durant, Harden, and Joe Harris. During this home stand, the Nets are 2-3 ATS, but they are 3-3 ATS on the season when listed as the favorite.
Over/Under: Under 220
When it comes to the point total for tonight’s primetime contest, the over is at -115, while the under is at -105. In their last three road games, the Hawks are giving up 114.3 points per game. Atlanta’s record for the over is 3-4, with the under still hitting at 57.1%. Brooklyn has not been a great play for the over this season either. The Nets are a league-worst 0-7 when it comes to the over, with the under hitting at 100%. Let’s roll with the under for this one until proven otherwise.
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