NBA Matchups  >>  Atlanta Hawks vs. Charlotte Hornets Preview 11/23/2012

 
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The Atlanta Hawks and the Charlotte Bobcats will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Hawks listed as 4-point favorites versus the Bobcats, while the game's total is sitting at 188½.
In their last action, Atlanta was a 101-100 winner at home against the Wizards. They failed to cover the 9.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (201) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Charlotte won its last outing, a 98-97 result against the Raptors on November 21. The Bobcats failed to cover in that game as a 2.5-point favorite, while the 195 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Atlanta:
Team record: 6-4 SU, 3-7 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 8 games when playing on the road against Charlotte
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Charlotte
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Charlotte

When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing LA Clippers are 2-8
After playing Washington are 8-2
After a win are 5-5

Charlotte:
Team record: 6-4 SU, 5-5 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 8 games when playing at home against Atlanta
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Atlanta
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home

When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Washington are 4-6
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a win are 3-7


NEXT UP:
Atlanta home to LA Clippers, Saturday, November 24
Charlotte at Washington, Saturday, November 24