Timberwolves a solid play at Atlanta
The Atlanta Hawks are streaking but the point spread in their game tonight against the Timberwolves looks inflated. The two teams will tip-off at 8:00PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Mybookie.ag, the Hawks are 9-point home favorites over the Timberwolves while the over/under currently sits at 203 points after opening at 202. Atlanta enters play with a 7-1 record and is 5-2 against the spread to start the year, while Minnesota is 3-2 straight up and 3-2 at the betting window.
The Timberwolves are 5-1-2 against the spread in their last eight games in Atlanta while the road team is 10-3-2 against the spread in the last 15 meetings between these two teams. Minnesota is a top 3 team in terms of defensive efficiency this season and should be able to stay within double digits of Atlanta tonight.