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Washington Wizards vs Atlanta Hawks 5/12/2021 Odds Picks and Previews

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Washington Wizards vs Atlanta Hawks 5-12-2021 Odds Picks and Previews

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

When: May 12, 2021 7:00 PM ET
Where: State Farm Arena, Atlanta, Georgia
TV: ESPN
Stream: NBA League Pass

Washington Wizards vs Atlanta Hawks 5/12/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Washington Wizards +7 (-110) 239.5 o (-110) +250
Atlanta Hawks -7 (-110) 239.5 u (-110) -300
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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

Trends

Washington Wizards

Washington are 13-3-1 ATS in their last 17 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington’s last 6 games.
Washington are 13-4 SU in their last 17 games.
Washington are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games against Atlanta.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington’s last 5 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games when playing on the road against Atlanta.
Washington are 6-1-1 ATS in their last 8 games this season.
Wizards are 8-1-1 ATS in their last 10 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Washington are 2-9 SU in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.

Atlanta Hawks

The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 6 games.
Atlanta are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Atlanta are 8-0 SU in their last 8 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 5 games when playing at home against Washington.
Atlanta are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games this season.
Atlanta are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Atlanta’s last 10 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.
Atlanta are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games played in May.

Injuries

Washington Wizards

Bradley Beal SG Hamstring is OUT Wednesday vs Atlanta
Thomas Bryant C ACL is out for season
Deni Avdija SG Ankle is out for season

Atlanta Hawks

Tony Snell SG Achilles is “?” Wednesday vs Washington
De’Andre Hunter SF Rest is OUT Wednesday vs Washington
Cam Reddish SG Achilles is out indefinitely

Head-to-Head
Washington Wizards Atlanta Hawks
39-29-1 Against the Spread 37-31-1
36-33-0 Straight Up 35-34-0
117 Points per Game 113
119 Points Allowed per Game 112
47.53 Offensive FG% 46.62
76.65 Offensive FT% 81.34
35.25 Offensive 3PT% 37.34
47.12 Defensive FG% 46.63
77.89 Defensive FT% 80.41
37.28 Defensive 3PT% 35.12

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