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Atlanta Hawks vs Houston Rockets 3/16/2021 Spread Picks and Previews

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Atlanta Hawks vs Houston Rockets 3-16-2021 Spread Picks and Previews

Atlanta Hawks vs Houston Rockets 3/16/2021 – The Houston Rockets continue to dip in the NBA standings and hope to stop the bleeding soon. They will be playing hosts to the visiting Atlanta Hawks this coming Tuesday, March 16 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The game will be aired live at the AT&T Sportsnet – Southwest and Fox Sports Southeast at exactly 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass subscribers can enjoy the game live through an online live stream. This is going to be another loss for the Houston Rockets as NBA betting covers see the Atlanta Hawks blowing them away and extending their losing streak.

Atlanta Hawks vs Houston Rockets 3/16/2021

When: March 16, 2021 8:00 PM ET
Where: Toyota Center, Houston, Texas
TV: AT&T Sportsnet – Southwest | FOX Sports Southeast
Stream: NBA League Pass

Atlanta Hawks vs Houston Rockets 3/16/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Atlanta Hawks -7.5 (-111) 224.5 o (-110) -350
Houston Rockets +7.5 (-111) 224.5 u (-110) +270
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Atlanta Hawks Betting

The Atlanta Hawks continue their glorious run with a five-game winning streak to go up 19-20 and take 8th place in the NBA Eastern Conference standings. They trail the New York Knicks by half a game and a win here against the Houston Rockets could help them go up further in the standings. The Cleveland Cavaliers were their most recent opponents and held them off to score only 82 points. John Collins had a terrific performance to anchor the Hawks with 22 points and 13 rebounds while Danilo Gallinari was starting at the center position tallying 20 points and five boards.

Players to watch: T. Young PG 37 GP 37 GS 34.5 MIN 26.4 PTS 0.7 OR 3.4 DR 4.1 REB 9.2 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 4.4 TO 2 PF 2.1 AST/TO 23.05 PER

J. Collins PF 39 GP 39 GS 30.5 MIN 17.9 PTS 2.2 OR 5.5 DR 7.7 REB 1.4 AST 0.4 STL 1 BLK 1.4 TO 3.3 PF 1 AST/TO 19.27 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 17.71 PER.

Houston Rockets Betting

The Houston Rockets are just having a hard time getting a win in the league as their losing streak is extended to 16. They are still three-games above the league’s worst team in the Minnesota Timberwolves with their record at 11-26. This team’s most recent opponent was the Boston Celtics who blew them away by 27 points, 107-134. Victor Oladipo played in this match and led the team with 26 points, six rebounds and four assists while Kenyon Martin Jr. chipped in with 21 points and four rebounds. Kevin Porter Jr. is the last double-digit scorer for the Rockets with 11.

Players to Watch: C. Wood C 17 GP 17 GS 31.2 MIN 22 PTS 1.8 OR 8.4 DR 10.2 REB 1.3 AST 0.9 STL 1.5 BLK 1.8 TO 1.9 PF 0.7 AST/TO 24.17 PER

J. Wall PG 25 GP 25 GS 31.7 MIN 21 PTS 0.4 OR 2.8 DR 3.2 REB 6 AST 0.9 STL 0.7 BLK 3.3 TO 1.2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 16.49 PER

V. Oladipo SG * 17 GP 17 GS 32.4 MIN 20.5 PTS 0.5 OR 4.5 DR 4.9 REB 4.9 AST 1.3 STL 0.5 BLK 2.4 TO 2.2 PF 2 AST/TO 14.51 PER.

Atlanta Hawks vs Houston Rockets 3/16/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Atlanta Hawks

The total has gone OVER in 12 of Atlanta’s last 17 games.
Atlanta are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games.
Atlanta are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games against Houston.
Hawks are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games against Houston.
Atlanta are 1-5-1 ATS in their last 7 games on the road.
Atlanta are 4-16 SU in their last 20 games when playing on the road against Houston.
Hawks are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Atlanta are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Southwest Division division.

Houston Rockets

Houston are 1-8 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Houston’s last 9 games.
Houston are 0-10 SU in their last 10 games.
Houston are 0-8 ATS in their last 8 games at home.
Rockets are 16-4 SU in their last 20 games when playing at home against Atlanta.
Houston are 0-16 SU in their last 16 games this season.
Houston are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Houston’s last 20 games played in March.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Houston’s last 9 games played on a Tuesday.

Injuries

Atlanta Hawks

Clint Capela C Heel is “?” Tuesday vs Houston
Kris Dunn PG Ankle is out indefinitely
De’Andre Hunter SF Knee is out indefinitely
Cam Reddish SG Achilles is out indefinitely
Onyeka Okongwu PF Hip is “?” Tuesday vs Houston

Houston Rockets

P.J. Tucker PF Personal is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Atlanta
Eric Gordon SG Groin is out indefinitely
John Wall PG Knee is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Atlanta
Ben McLemore SG Ankle is “?” Tuesday vs Atlanta
Dante Exum PG Calf is out indefinitely
Christian Wood PF Ankle is out indefinitely
Danuel House Jr. SG Knee is “?” Tuesday vs Atlanta
David Nwaba SG Wrist is OUT Tuesday vs Atlanta
Rodions Kurucs SF Oblique is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Atlanta

Head-to-Head
Atlanta Hawks Houston Rockets
19-19-1 Against the Spread 12-25-0
18-21-0 Straight Up 14-22-1
113 Points per Game 107
112 Points Allowed per Game 114
45.47 Offensive FG% 43.25
82.01 Offensive FT% 74.97
36.22 Offensive 3PT% 32.61
45.81 Defensive FG% 46.94
81.59 Defensive FT% 77.69
34.36 Defensive 3PT% 37.29

Atlanta Hawks vs Houston Rockets Betting Picks

The Houston Rockets’ agony is expected to prolong this season as the best sports book online sees another wide margin loss in this game against the Atlanta Hawks. Houston has been tanking as they have almost all of their players in the trading block.

Moneyline: The ML given to the Hawks for this game is at -350 while the Rockets are at +270 at home.

ATS: It is a wide 7.5 points on the ATS with the Rockets taking the +7.5 while the Hawks are at -7.5.

TOTALs: The given total for this game is at 225.5 points with the Rockets going under and the Hawks are over.

Score Prediction: 121 – 108, Rockets