Phoenix Suns vs Atlanta Hawks 5/5/2021 Picks Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Phoenix Suns vs Atlanta Hawks 5/5/2021 – The Phoenix Suns are still on a see-saw battle for the best record in the entire NBA along with the Utah Jazz. They are coming off from an overtime victory and hope the win will give momentum to their next road game against the Atlanta Hawks. This inter-conference battle will take place this Wednesday, May 5 and tip-off will begin 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Bally Sports SE-ATL and Bally Sports AZ will be the broadcast partners and both will share the feed to NBA League Pass for the online live stream. It is seen in NBA lines that the Phoenix Suns will prevail in this road game against the Atlanta Hawks.
Phoenix Suns vs Atlanta Hawks 5/5/2021
Phoenix Suns vs Atlanta Hawks 5/5/2021 Betting Odds
Phoenix Suns Betting
The Phoenix Suns managed to escape the Cleveland Cavaliers in overtime thanks to the efforts of Devin Booker, Cam Johnson and Mikal Bridges. That will be their fifth-consecutive loss and they are still on the hunt to secure the best record in the NBA Western Conference. Booker finished the game with 31 points, six rebounds and four assists. Chris Paul controlled the floor doing 23 points, 16 assists and four steals. DeAndre Ayton and Mikal Bridges combined for 37 points and eight blocks. Cam Johnson just had two points in the game but it was a reverse dunk over Jarrett Allen during the overtime period to seal the victory.
Players to watch: D. Booker SG 60 GP 60 GS 33.8 MIN 25.6 PTS 0.5 OR 3.7 DR 4.1 REB 4.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 3.2 TO 2.8 PF 1.4 AST/TO 19.46 PER
C. Paul PG 63 GP 63 GS 31.5 MIN 16.2 PTS 0.4 OR 4.2 DR 4.5 REB 8.8 AST 1.4 STL 0.2 BLK 2.3 TO 2.3 PF 3.9 AST/TO 20.94 PER
D. Ayton C 64 GP 64 GS 30.6 MIN 14.6 PTS 3.3 OR 7.3 DR 10.7 REB 1.4 AST 0.6 STL 1.1 BLK 1.5 TO 2.9 PF 0.9 AST/TO 20.29 PER.
Atlanta Hawks Betting
The Atlanta Hawks fought a critical matchup heading to the playoffs with a win over the Portland Trail Blazers with the final score at 123-114. Trae Young finished the game with 21 points, 11 assists and six rebounds but the top scorer for the team is Danilo Gallinari coming off the bench with 28 points, eight rebounds, seven three-pointers and three steals. Bogdan Bogdanovic also had a great game to follow Gallinari doing 25 points and seven three pointers as well. Clint Capela was able to control the paint like he usually does with a double-double of 11 points and 10 rebounds.
Players to Watch: T. Young PG 57 GP 57 GS 34.2 MIN 25.5 PTS 0.6 OR 3.2 DR 3.9 REB 9.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 4.2 TO 1.8 PF 2.2 AST/TO 22.97 PER
J. Collins PF 57 GP 57 GS 29.7 MIN 17.6 PTS 2 OR 5.6 DR 7.6 REB 1.3 AST 0.5 STL 1 BLK 1.3 TO 3.1 PF 1 AST/TO 20.69 PER
D. Hunter SF 20 GP 18 GS 31.3 MIN 16 PTS 0.8 OR 4.3 DR 5.1 REB 2.1 AST 0.9 STL 0.5 BLK 1.4 TO 2.7 PF 1.6 AST/TO 16.71 PER.
Phoenix Suns vs Atlanta Hawks 5/5/2021 Betting Numbers
Phoenix are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Atlanta are 13-6 ATS in their last 19 games.
Jae Crowder SF Ankle is “?” Wednesday vs Atlanta
Bogdan Bogdanovic SG Hamstring is probable Wednesday vs Phoenix
Phoenix Suns vs Atlanta Hawks Betting Picks
Even with the home court advantage, the Atlanta Hawks are in a tough battle against the rising Phoenix Suns. It is forecasted in the best sportsbook that the Phoenix Suns will prevail in this road game against the Hawks.
Moneyline: The Suns as the visiting team are given an ML of -133 while the Hawks are at +110 if they manage to secure a home victory.
ATS: It is just three points between both teams on the ATS with the Suns getting the -3 while the Hawks are at +3.
TOTALs: The total expected for the final score to reach is set at 228.5 with the Suns going over and the Hawks are under.
Score Prediction: 114 – 111, Suns