Washington Wizards vs Atlanta Hawks 5/12/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Washington Wizards vs Atlanta Hawks 5/12/2021 – The Atlanta Hawks are on a see-saw battle with the New York Knicks for the fourth best record in the NBA Eastern Conference. Every game for them right now is important and next in their schedule are the surging Washington Wizards this Wednesday, May 12. This game will be held at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta Georgia with the tip-off happening at 7:30 p.m. Eastern TIme. ESPN has the game up live on television while the same feed will be given to NBA League Pass. The Washington Wizards are coming in this game as the underdogs in NBA odds against the Atlanta Hawks.
Washington Wizards vs Atlanta Hawks 5/12/2021
Washington Wizards vs Atlanta Hawks 5/12/2021 Betting Odds
Washington Wizards Betting
The Washington Wizards are still battling to improve their current NBA standing and expect them to do this until the end of the season. They are now at 10th place in the NBA Eastern Conference with their record at 32-27. Their last game was against the Atlanta Hawks and it was a bittersweet moment as Russell Westbrook broke Oscar Robertson’s record for most career triple-doubles but lost the game by one point, 124-125. Westbrook tallied 28 points, 21 assists and 13 rebounds while Rui Hachimura finished with 20 points. Bradley Beal did not play in this matchup.
Players to watch: B. Beal SG 59 GP 59 GS 35.8 MIN 31.4 PTS 1.2 OR 3.5 DR 4.7 REB 4.4 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 3.1 TO 2.3 PF 1.4 AST/TO 23.23 PER
R. Westbrook PG 62 GP 62 GS 36.3 MIN 22 PTS 1.7 OR 9.9 DR 11.6 REB 11.6 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 4.9 TO 2.9 PF 2.4 AST/TO 19.38 PER
T. Bryant C 10 GP 10 GS 27.1 MIN 14.3 PTS 1.8 OR 4.3 DR 6.1 REB 1.5 AST 0.4 STL 0.8 BLK 1.1 TO 3.1 PF 1.4 AST/TO 18.89 PER.
Atlanta Hawks Betting
The Atlanta Hawks won an important game against the Washington Wizards and it was a nail-biter. Trae Young had 36 points, nine assists, and six rebounds while John Collins followed through with 28 points, eight rebounds and two blocks. Bogdan Bogdanovic also had a good night doing 25 points, five rebounds, four assists and seven three-pointers. Clint Capela did his job controlling the paint doing 10 points, 22 rebounds and four blocks. The Hawks are battling with the Knicks in the NBA Eastern Conference standings and securing another win will increase their odds to finish better.
Players to Watch: T. Young PG 60 GP 60 GS 34.1 MIN 25.6 PTS 0.6 OR 3.3 DR 3.9 REB 9.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 4.2 TO 1.8 PF 2.2 AST/TO 23.22 PER
J. Collins PF 60 GP 60 GS 29.6 MIN 17.8 PTS 2 OR 5.6 DR 7.5 REB 1.3 AST 0.6 STL 1 BLK 1.3 TO 3.1 PF 1 AST/TO 20.96 PER
B. Bogdanovic SG 42 GP 25 GS 29.5 MIN 16 PTS 0.5 OR 3.2 DR 3.7 REB 3.3 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 1.2 TO 2.2 PF 2.7 AST/TO 17.17 PER.
Washington Wizards vs Atlanta Hawks 5/12/2021 Betting Numbers
Washington are 13-3-1 ATS in their last 17 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 6 games.
Bradley Beal SG Hamstring is OUT Wednesday vs Atlanta
Tony Snell SG Achilles is “?” Wednesday vs Washington
Washington Wizards vs Atlanta Hawks Betting Picks
The Atlanta Hawks have a very deep roster and they have more players that can come up with a huge game to surprise the Washington Wizards. It is seen by the online sportsbook that the Hawks will sweep their home games against the Wizards.
Moneyline: The Wizards as the underdogs is given an ML of +250 while the Hawks are at -300 if they win.
ATS: It is a wide seven points across the spread with the Wizards getting the +7 while the Hawks are at -7.
TOTALs: The given total for both teams to reach is at 239.5 points with the Hawks the team under while the Wizards are over.
Score Prediction: 124 – 121, Hawks