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Atlanta Hawks

Hawks

26W-35L

Atlanta Hawks

March 05, 2024

08:30PM EST

Odds: 214.5 o/u

Knicks

36W-25L

New York Knicks
New York Knicks
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Game Breakdown

Game Time: March 05, 2024 08:30PM EST
Location: Madison Square Garden, New York

Vegas Odds

Opening Odds: Atlanta Hawks +120, New York Knicks -140; Over/Under: 216.5 points
Recent Odds: Atlanta Hawks +125 +5, New York Knicks -145 -5; Over/Under: 214.5 points -2.0

Team Performance

atl Team Logo
LAST 10
4W-6L
AWAY
11W-18L

44.4% Win Probability

nyk Team Logo
LAST 10
3W-7L
HOME
20W-10L

55.6% Win Probability

Previous Matchups

Date Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 OT Final O/U ATS
11/15/23 New York Knicks NYK 33 24 30 29 116 Over
Atlanta Hawks ATL 22 34 25 33 114
10/27/23 New York Knicks NYK 35 34 31 26 126 Over
Atlanta Hawks ATL 31 30 31 28 120
02/15/23 New York Knicks NYK 37 29 25 31 122 Over
Atlanta Hawks ATL 21 23 32 25 101
01/20/23 New York Knicks NYK 38 33 30 23 124 Over
Atlanta Hawks ATL 35 33 34 37 139
12/07/22 Atlanta Hawks ATL 20 21 26 22 89 Under
New York Knicks NYK 31 22 36 24 113
11/02/22 Atlanta Hawks ATL 21 36 32 23 112 Under
New York Knicks NYK 32 33 10 24 99
03/22/22 Atlanta Hawks ATL 30 34 23 30 117 Over
New York Knicks NYK 34 24 31 22 111
01/15/22 New York Knicks NYK 31 34 20 32 117 Over
Atlanta Hawks ATL 28 23 26 31 108
12/25/21 Atlanta Hawks ATL 21 30 15 21 87 Under
New York Knicks NYK 30 31 20 20 101
11/27/21 New York Knicks NYK 28 23 34 14 99 Under
Atlanta Hawks ATL 27 23 24 16 90

Starting Lineups

Hawks Notable Injuries

Knicks Notable Injuries

Top Player Props

This article, published more than 6 hours prior to game time, focuses exclusively on Over prop bets due to the propensity for NBA teams to make last-minute injury adjustments. For the most current prop bets, including any updates closer to tip-off, please refer to the link provided below the table.

Hawks Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #11 #26 #24 #22 7.6%
PF #2 #26 #19 #10 -4.1%
PG #23 #24 #7 #24 5.1%
SF #26 #3 #11 #21 4.3%
SG #30 #17 #30 #29 12.0%

Knicks Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #9 #10 #27 #10 -8.7%
PF #12 #4 #25 #7 -5.5%
PG #24 #26 #4 #20 3.9%
SF #10 #5 #6 #4 -11.3%
SG #14 #10 #14 #18 -0.8%
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Team Comparison

Team Logo
Points per Game
117.1
106.2
Rebounds per Game
45.2
42.5
Assists per Game
27.0
23.9
Steals per Game
5.7
7.2
Blocks per Game
5.4
4.1
Shots per Game
92.6
87.6
3-Pointers Made per Game
12.8
13.0
2-Pt Percentage per Game
52.2
50.7
3-Pt Percentage per Game
35.2
36.1
Turnovers per Game
11.6
12.1
Fouls per Game
17.1
15.6

Recent Trends

  • Josh Hart (SF/PF) is coming off a triple-double where he put up 13.0 pts, 19.0 reb, 10.0 ast against CLE
  • Jalen Brunson (PG): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 30.7% to 25.9, 37.3 min average previous 3 games.
  • Isaiah Hartenstein (C): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 37.8% to 23.1, 16.8 min average previous 3 games.
  • Miles McBride (PG/SG): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 150.4% to 36.7, 14.6 min average previous 3 games.
  • Jericho Sims (PF/C): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 39.6% to 24.4, 17.5 min average previous 3 games.
  • The Hawks have a 3-game losing streak on the road. Overall, they are on a 2-game losing streak. The Knicks recently won a game, but have no significant streak.

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