Will Hawks cover as dog vs. Grizzlies?
MEMPHIS, TN (Spread Winners) - The Hawks are small underdogs tonight in Memphis and recent betting trends favor Atlanta for this 6:00PM ET tip off.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Hawks are 2.5-point road underdogs versus the Grizzlies while the over/under total for tonight's matchup is currently sitting at 197 points. Atlanta opened as 3-point underdogs before the line dropped to 2.5, while the total opened at 194 before climbing to 197.
The Hawks are 11-5 against the spread in their last 16 games versus the Grizzlies and 5-2 against the number in their last seven games in Memphis. The underdog is also 6-2 at the betting window in the last eight meetings between these two teams.
The Hawks are also an impressive 12-2 against the spread in their last 14 games versus Western Conference opponents and 23-4 against the number in their last 27 games following an ATS win. We like Atlanta to cover the 2.5 points in tonight's contest.