Atlanta Hawks vs Indiana Pacers 12/1/2021 NBA Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Atlanta Hawks vs Indiana Pacers 12/1/2021 – The Indiana Pacers have been struggling all season and they are coming to their matchup on back-to-back losses. This team has a chance to avoid getting into another losing streak when they host the Atlanta Hawks this coming Wednesday, December 1. The Gainsbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana will be the venue for both teams to meet and the tip-off begins at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Bally Sports Indiana has the television broadcast rights and they will feature the game on live stream through NBA League Pass. The Indiana Pacers are seen in NBA betting lines carrying the advantage against the Atlanta Hawks.
Atlanta Hawks vs Indiana Pacers 12/1/2021
Atlanta Hawks vs Indiana Pacers 12/1/2021 Betting Odds
Atlanta Hawks Betting
The Atlanta Hawks have their seven-game winning streak snapped during their most recent game against the New York Knicks, 90-99. That loss pushed their record down to 7th place and tied with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers and New York Knicks. During the loss, Trae Young led the team with 33 points, seven assists and four rebounds but he didn’t get much help. Clint Capela did well controlling the paint with 16 points, 22 rebounds and three blocks but outside of John Collins’ 12 points and nine rebounds, no other Hawks teammate scored in double figures.
Players to watch: T. Young PG 21 GP 21 GS 33.8 MIN 26 PTS 0.6 OR 3 DR 3.6 REB 9 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 3.8 TO 1.7 PF 2.4 AST/TO 25.17 PER
J. Collins PF 21 GP 21 GS 32.1 MIN 16.6 PTS 1.7 OR 6.2 DR 8 REB 2.2 AST 0.8 STL 1.3 BLK 1 TO 2.8 PF 2.1 AST/TO 21.63 PER
C. Capela C 21 GP 21 GS 29.6 MIN 12.1 PTS 4 OR 8.8 DR 12.7 REB 1.2 AST 1 STL 1.4 BLK 0.6 TO 2.5 PF 2.1 AST/TO 22.62 PER.
Indiana Pacers Betting
The Indiana Pacers have lost back-to-back and have only tallied one win in the last four games. They are third to the last in the NBA Eastern Conference with their record at 9-14 and they trail the Toronto Raptors by half a game. Their two consecutive losses came against the Milwaukee Bucks and the more recent were with the Minnesota Timberwolves, 98-100. Malcolm Brogdon has done a good job leading the team with 25 points, five assists and six rebounds while Domantas Sabonis had a strong triple-double performance with 16 points, 25 rebounds and 10 assists during the tight loss against the T-Wolves.
Players to Watch: M. Brogdon PG 18 GP 18 GS 35.3 MIN 20.7 PTS 0.9 OR 4.9 DR 5.8 REB 5.9 AST 0.8 STL 0.6 BLK 2.4 TO 2.1 PF 2.4 AST/TO 19.91 PER
D. Sabonis PF 23 GP 23 GS 33.7 MIN 17.3 PTS 3.2 OR 8.8 DR 12 REB 4 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 3.1 TO 3.3 PF 1.3 AST/TO 20.86 PER
C. LeVert SG 15 GP 15 GS 26.6 MIN 14.5 PTS 0.4 OR 2.6 DR 3 REB 2.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.5 BLK 1.5 TO 2.1 PF 2 AST/TO 13.10 PER.
Atlanta Hawks vs Indiana Pacers 12/1/2021 Betting Numbers
Atlanta are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games.
Indiana are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Bogdan Bogdanovic SG Ankle is downgraded to OUT Wednesday vs Indiana
Justin Holiday SG COVID-19 is out indefinitely
Atlanta Hawks vs Indiana Pacers Betting Picks
The Indiana Pacers have been very tough to beat in their home court and they are looking like the safer pick to make against the Atlanta Hawks according to the best online sportsbook. The Hawks should keep this game close but don’t be surprised if they win this road game.
Moneyline: The Hawks on the road are given an ML of +100 while the Pacers are -118 if they win at home.
ATS: It is just 1.5 points on the ATS for this matchup with the Pacers getting the -1.5 while the Hawks are +1.5.
TOTALs: 207.5 points is the total set for this matchup with the Pacers going under and the Hawks are over.
Score Prediction: 108 – 105, Pacers