Hawks vs. Wizards Prediction
The Atlanta Hawks could choose to rest some of their starters tonight when they visit the Washington Wizards at 8:00PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Wizards are 7-point home underdogs versus the Hawks after the line for tonight's game opened at Washington +7.5. As for the total, the number opened at 208.5 before jumping to 209.5, which is where it sits now.
Atlanta coach Mike Budenholzer could rest some of his starters tonight in the team's regular-season finale. That means Jeff Teague, Al Horford, Paul Millsap and Kyle Korver might either sit or get extended rest throughout the second half. Dennis Schroder is the one that figures to receive extra minutes if Budenholzer does despite to rest some of his starters.
The underdog is 4-1 against the spread in the last five meetings between these two teams and the Wizards have cashed in four of their last five games overall. They're also 10-4 at the betting window in their last 14 home games and are 5-2 ATS in their last seven games versus Eastern Conference opponents.
For the Hawks, they're just 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games overall and are winless at 0-4 ATS in their last four games after allowing 100 points or more in their previous contest. Atlanta is 1-4 ATS in its last five games when its opponent allows 100 points or more in its previous game as well.
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