Hawks vs. Bucks Prediction
The Hawks are in a funk but will they cover as a road underdog versus the Bucks tonight at 8:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Bucks are 6-point home favorites versus the Hawks after opening as a 4.5-point favorite. As for the total, the number currently sits at 202.5 after opening at 201.5.
Atlanta has dropped seven of its last 10 games and is just 3-7 against the spread during that span. The Hawks also own a losing ATS record on the season at 32-39, but are 18-17 at the betting window on the road this year.
Milwaukee has won eight of its last 10 games entering play tonight and is 7-3 against the spread during that span. That said, they're still just 32-39 against the spread on the season and are 18-18 against the number at home this year.
OUR PREDICTION: The Hawks are a perfect 4-0 against the spread in their last four games and have cashed in seven of their last eight games in Milwaukee. Atlanta is also 10-4 against the spread in its last 14 games versus Central Division opponents, while Milwaukee is 2-6 against the spread in its last eight Friday games and is 3-13 against the number in its last 16 games versus Southeast opponents.
FRIDAY NBA PREDICTION: ATLANTA HAWKS +6