Hawks vs. Trail Blazers Prediction
Will the Hawks cover as a small road underdog tonight when they visit the Trail Blazers at 10:30PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Trail Blazers are 2-point home favorites versus the Hawks after opening as a 3-point favorites. As for the total, the number hit the board at 215 and has been bet up to 217.
ATLANTA KEY TRENDS: The Hawks are just 5-1 against the spread in their last six games coming off a loss and are 10-4 against the number in their last 14 games following an ATS loss. That said, they're winless at 0-4 at the betting window in their last four games when their opponent allows 100 points or more in their previous game.
PORTLAND KEY TRENDS: The Trail Blazers are winless at 0-4 against the spread in their last four games overall, are 2-5 against the number in their last seven games versus Eastern Conference opponents and have failed to cover in five of their last seven games coming off a loss. They're also 2-7 against the number in their last nine games after allowing 100 points or more in their previous game.
OUR PREDICTION: The road team is 4-1 against the spread in the last five games between these two teams while the Hawks have cashed in nine of their last 12 games in Portland. The Blazers, meanwhile, are just 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games following an ATS loss and are 2-7 against the number in their last nine games after allowing 100 points or more in their previous game.
MONDAY NBA PREDICTION: ATLANTA HAWKS +2