Atlanta Hawks vs Miami Heat 2/28/2021 Odds Previews and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Atlanta Hawks vs Miami Heat 2/28/2021 – The Miami Heat are on their hottest streak of the season and they hope to stay that way. They will have the Atlanta Hawks next on their schedule and will be meeting them this Sunday, February 28. The tip-off begins at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time at the AmericanAirlines Arena and it will be seen on TV on FOX Sports Sun and FOX Sports Southeast. NBA League Pass will be the best option for basketball fans who prefer to watch via online live streaming. The Miami Heat are regaining the form that they had when pushing through the NBA Eastern Conference last season. This team is now the favored in NBA Betting Lines to prevail over the Atlanta Hawks.
Atlanta Hawks vs Miami Heat 2/28/2021
Atlanta Hawks vs Miami Heat 2/28/2021 Betting Odds
Atlanta Hawks Betting
The Atlanta Hawks have been inconsistent lately as they have split up their last six games to three wins and three losses. Their most recent contest was with the Oklahoma City Thunder and lost by nine points, 109-118. John Collins led the team in scoring with 25 points along with eight boards. Clint Capela dominated the paint with 17 points, 21 rebounds and four blocks. Trae Young had a tough night shooting 33% from the field but was able to finish with 17 points, eight assists and six rebounds. The Hawks are now carrying a 14-19 record and are placed fifth to the last in the NBA Eastern Conference standings.
Players to watch: T. Young PG 31 GP 31 GS 34.7 MIN 26.8 PTS 0.8 OR 3.3 DR 4.1 REB 9.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 4.3 TO 1.9 PF 2.2 AST/TO 23.58 PER
J. Collins PF 33 GP 33 GS 30.7 MIN 17.6 PTS 2.2 OR 5.3 DR 7.5 REB 1.5 AST 0.5 STL 0.9 BLK 1.3 TO 3.3 PF 1.1 AST/TO 19.12 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 17.63 PER.
Miami Heat Betting
The Miami Heat are just on a roll winning five-straight games heading to this match against the Atlanta Hawks. Their record improved to 16-17 and pushed themselves above to 7th best in the NBA Eastern Conference. A win here would bring them up to a .500 record and a chance to enter the logjam with the New York Knicks and Toronto Raptors. Jimmy Butler made headlines for declining to replace Kevin Durant in the NBA All-Star game because his teammate Bam Adebayo was left out. This is the version of the Miami Heat that their fans have been waiting for to come out.
Players to Watch: J. Butler SF 21 GP 21 GS 33.1 MIN 20.1 PTS 2.1 OR 5.7 DR 7.8 REB 7.8 AST 1.9 STL 0.4 BLK 2.3 TO 1.1 PF 3.4 AST/TO 24.83 PER
B. Adebayo C 31 GP 31 GS 33.9 MIN 19.6 PTS 2.2 OR 7.5 DR 9.6 REB 5.5 AST 0.9 STL 1 BLK 3 TO 2.5 PF 1.9 AST/TO 22.56 PER
T. Herro PG 22 GP 14 GS 33.3 MIN 16.9 PTS 0.4 OR 5.7 DR 6.1 REB 3.8 AST 0.5 STL 0.5 BLK 2.5 TO 1.6 PF 1.5 AST/TO 12.68 PER.
Atlanta Hawks vs Miami Heat 2/28/2021 Betting Numbers
Atlanta are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
Miami are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games.
Danilo Gallinari SF Forearm is probable Sunday vs Miami
Avery Bradley SG Calf is OUT 3-4 weeks
Atlanta Hawks vs Miami Heat Betting Picks
The Miami Heat when complete and at their best are tough to battle in the NBA Eastern Conference. They may not have Tyler Herro right now but the team is stacked. It is just logical to see in sportsbook that they are the best bet to win over the Atlanta Hawks.
Moneyline: The Hawks as the underdog is +210 on the ML while the Heat are given a -263.
ATS: It is 6.5 points in between both teams with the Heat at -6.5 points while the Hawks are on the far side with +6.5.
TOTALs: The total for both teams to reach in this game is at 222.5 points. Hawks are over and the Heat are under.
Score Prediction: 114 – 106, Heat