Atlanta Hawks vs Boston Celtics 2/19/2021 Spread Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Atlanta Hawks vs Boston Celtics 2/19/2021 – The Atlanta Hawks will take on Boston Celtics from TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts in an entertaining Eastern Conference play. The top NBA betting odds are already out as these two teams battle to increase their record. Atlanta is holding the 10th spot and they will enter this game with a winning record. The Boston Celtics have dropped to the fifth position and they will need to rebound from their last defeat. Both teams have struggled in their past few games and they need to work on their overall performance to pick up some victories.
Atlanta Hawks vs Boston Celtics 2/19/2021
Atlanta Hawks vs Boston Celtics 2/19/2021 Betting Odds
Atlanta Hawks Betting
The Atlanta Hawks have a long way to ascend the ladder in their Eastern Conference play. The Hawks are holding a 12-16 record on the season and they are four games behind the .500 mark. In their last game, they defeated the Boston Celtics with a final score of 122-114. It was an important victory for the Hawks as they will try to do the same in this game. Atlanta had Trae Young contribute an impressive 40 points for his team after going 14 for 20 with his shooting attempts.
Players to watch: T. Young PG 26 GP 26 GS 34.7 MIN 26.5 PTS 0.7 OR 3.2 DR 3.8 REB 9.3 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 4.3 TO 2 PF 2.2 AST/TO 22.94 PER
J. Collins PF 28 GP 28 GS 31.6 MIN 18.2 PTS 2.2 OR 5.4 DR 7.6 REB 1.6 AST 0.5 STL 1 BLK 1.4 TO 3.4 PF 1.1 AST/TO 19.4 PER,
D. Hunter SF 18 GP 18 GS 32.2 MIN 17.2 PTS 0.9 OR 4.5 DR 5.4 REB 2.2 AST 0.9 STL 0.5 BLK 1.4 TO 2.6 PF 1.6 AST/TO 17.54 PER.
Boston Celtics Betting
The Boston Celtics are holding a 14-14 record on the season and they are trailing the Pacers in fourth position. Boston was unable to do much against the Hawks and they are still trying a way to make it past opponents. Jayson Tatum recorded 35 points with six assists and six boards in his success while Jaylen Brown managed to score 22 points with seven assists for his team. The Celtics have lost consecutive games and they have given up their spot to the Indiana Pacers.
Players to watch: J. Brown SG 26 GP 26 GS 33.4 MIN 25.9 PTS 1.2 OR 4.3 DR 5.5 REB 3.6 AST 1.2 STL 0.6 BLK 2.8 TO 3 PF 1.3 AST/TO 22.42 PER
J. Tatum SF 23 GP 23 GS 35.2 MIN 25.8 PTS 0.6 OR 6.4 DR 7 REB 4.7 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 2.4 TO 1.9 PF 1.9 AST/TO 21.49 PER
K. Walker PG 13 GP 13 GS 28 MIN 16.4 PTS 0.5 OR 3.2 DR 3.7 REB 4 AST 1.1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.2 TO 1.3 PF 1.8 AST/TO 14.26 PER.
Atlanta Hawks vs Boston Celtics 2/19/2021 Betting Numbers
Atlanta are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
Boston are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Rajon Rondo PG Back is OUT Friday vs Boston
Marcus Smart PG Calf is out indefinitely
Atlanta Hawks vs Boston Celtics Betting Picks
The Celtics will win this game with the home advantage. Boston is in desperate need of a victory as they need to get back on track to the top three. Back the Celtics to win and cover. The basketball betting predictions are against the Hawks in this game.
Moneyline: The ML set for Atlanta is +150 and the ML set for the Celtics is -182.
ATS: A spread of +4.5 (-110) is out for the Hawks and a spread of -4.5 (-110) is out for the Celtics.
TOTALs: Look for the total to go over 225 (-110) for the Hawks and the same to go under for the Celtics.
Score Prediction: 117 – 107 Celtics