The Cleveland Cavaliers (10-6) host the Atlanta Hawks (10-6) at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, beginning at 7:00 PM ET on Monday, November 21, 2022. The Hawks are 3-point underdogs in the game. The point total is set as 226.5 points for this contest.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Atlanta Hawks Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 3 points, with sportsbooks listing the Cavaliers as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Cavaliers have -143 odds to pick up the win, while the Hawks are listed at +121 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 226.5 points.
Cavaliers vs. Hawks Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Monday, November 21, 2022
- Game Time: 7:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: BSOH
- Location: Cleveland, Ohio
- Arena: Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Cavaliers vs. Hawks Betting Trends
Against the spread, the Cavaliers are 10-6-0 this season. Cleveland has come away with eight wins in the 11 contests it has been listed as the favorite in this season. The Cavaliers have eclipsed the over/under in 56.2% of their opportunities this year (nine times over 16 games with a set point total).
Against the spread, the Hawks are 7-8-1 this season. Atlanta has put together a 3-4 record in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 42.9% of those games). Hawks games this season have hit the over 62.5% of the time (10 out of 16 games with a set point total).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Cavaliers vs. Hawks Injury Report
Cavaliers: Kevin Love: Out (Thumb), Dean Wade: Out (Knee), Dylan Windler: Out (Ankle), Ricky Rubio: Out (Knee)
Hawks: Bogdan Bogdanovic: Out (Knee)
What you need to know about the Cleveland Cavaliers
This season, Cleveland is averaging 115.7 points per game (eighth-ranked in NBA) and giving up 108.6 points per contest (seventh-ranked). The Cavaliers are averaging 117.7 points per game this year in home games, which is 3.6 more points than they’re averaging away from home (114.1). The Cavaliers’ offense has been worse over their last 10 games, putting up 114.5 points a contest compared to the 115.7 they’ve averaged this season.
Cleveland is draining 12.7 three-pointers per game this year (10th-ranked in NBA), and it owns a 39.2% three-point percentage (second-best). This year, the Cavaliers have taken 62.9% two-pointers, accounting for 69.6% of the team’s buckets. They have shot 37.1% threes (30.4% of the team’s baskets).
What you need to know about the Atlanta Hawks
Atlanta puts up 115.2 points per game and allow 114.4, ranking them ninth in the league on offense and 20th defensively. At home, the Hawks score 113.7 points per game. Away, they score 117.1. Over their previous 10 games, the Hawks are putting up 114 points per contest, compared to their season average of 115.2.
Beyond the arc, Atlanta is worst in the NBA in 3-pointers made per game (9.1). And it is fourth-worst in 3-point percentage at 31.9%. The Hawks attempt 29.9% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line, and 20.5% of their made shots are from there. Inside the 3-point line, they take 70.1% of their shots, with 79.5% of their makes coming from there.
Cavaliers vs. Hawks Predictions and Pick
Our prediction to win this matchup is the Cavaliers, and we predict that Cavaliers will cover the spread (Cavaliers -3). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 226.5 points.
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