Betting on today’s Hawks and Hornets game? Catch the action at Spectrum Center in Charlotte, NC, as the Hornets hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on BSSE. The Hawks come into this Southeast division matchup as the favorite to pick up the win. Currently, the over/under for the game is at 236 points.
ATLANTA HAWKS VS CHARLOTTE HORNETS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Atlanta Hawks -3.5
This game will be played at Spectrum Center at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, October 25th.
WHY BET THE ATLANTA HAWKS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 107-100 in favor of the Hawks.
- Our projections have Trae Young finishing with Trae Young points, 3 rebounds and 6 assists.
- From the field, we have the Hawks finishing with a field goal percentage of 48.8% and knocking down 12 threes.
Is a Road Win Possible for the Hawks?
A season ago, the Atlanta Hawks achieved a conference record of 26-26, an overall record of 41-41, an over/under record of 45-35-2, and an ATS record of 31-51. Additionally, their performance included a conference record of 26-26, an overall record of 41-41, an over/under record of 45-35-2, and an ATS record of 31-51. Furthermore, the Atlanta Hawks’ 2022-2023 season was marked by a conference record of 26-26, an overall record of 41-41, an over/under record of 45-35-2, and an ATS record of 31-51.
Atlanta’s leading scorer was Trae Young, who averaged 3 rebounds per game, 26.2 points per game, and 10.2 assists per game during the 2022-2023 season for the Atlanta Hawks.
On offense, Atlanta finished 9th in the NBA for offensive rebounds last season, averaging 11.2 per game. In terms of free throws attempted, they ranked 20th in the league with an average of 22.6 per game. Additionally, the Hawks placed 3rd in the NBA for scoring, averaging 118.4 points per game.
Atlanta’s defense is coming off a season where they had an average of 7.1 steals per game, ranking them 18th in the NBA. The Hawks also gave up an average of 118.1 points per game, placing them 26th in the league. Additionally, Atlanta allowed an average of 23.2 free throw attempts per game, ranking them 13th in the NBA.
Does Charlotte Have What it Takes at Home?
Heading into this season, the Hornets are coming off a year in which they achieved a conference record of 15-37, an overall record of 27-55, an over/under record of 34-48-0, and an ATS record of 27-55. These statistics reflect the team’s performance throughout the season. Additionally, these numbers provide a factual representation of the Hornets’ results.
Charlotte’s leading scorer was Terry Rozier, who achieved 1 double double, averaged 4.1 rebounds per game, and scored 21.1 points per game in the 2022-2023 season.
The Hornets offense is coming off a season in which they ranked 28th in the NBA with a field goal percentage of 45.7%. In terms of assists per game, they ranked 17th in the league with 25.1. They scored an average of 111.0 points per game, placing them 27th in the NBA, while their possession rate of 101.0 per game ranked 6th in the league.
Charlotte’s defense wrapped up last season with an average of 117.2 points per game, ranking them 22nd in the NBA. Additionally, they held opponents to a 35.3% shooting accuracy from three-point range, placing them 9th in the league. Moreover, they allowed 24.0 free throw attempts per game, ranking them 18th in the NBA.