The Atlanta Hawks (41-41) will aim to pull off an upset as 7-point underdogs in Game 4 of the opening round of the NBA Playoffs, and will face off against the Boston Celtics at State Farm Arena on Sunday, starting at 7:00 PM ET on TNT. The Celtics are on top 2-1 in the series. The over/under for this game is 231.
How to bet Celtics vs. Hawks
Boston Celtics vs. Atlanta Hawks Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 7 points, with sportsbooks listing the Celtics as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Celtics have -276 odds to pick up the win, while the Hawks are listed at +224 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 231 points.
Celtics vs. Hawks Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Sunday, April 23, 2023
- Game Time: 7:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: TNT
- Location: Atlanta, Georgia
- Arena: State Farm Arena
Celtics vs. Hawks Betting Trends
In the Celtics’ 82 games this season, they have 44 wins against the spread. Boston has been victorious in 53, or 71.6%, of the 74 contests it has been chosen as favorites in this season. Celtics games this year have hit the over 43 times in 82 opportunities (52.4%).
The Hawks have 35 wins against the spread in 82 games this year. Atlanta has won 35.3% of the games this season it was the underdog on the moneyline (12-22). Hawks games this season have hit the over 56.1% of the time (46 out of 82 games with a set point total).
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Celtics vs. Hawks Injury Report
What you need to know about the Boston Celtics
Boston has been getting things done at both ends of the court this season, ranking fourth-best in the NBA in points per game (117.9) and fourth-best in points allowed per game (111.4). The Celtics score 120.5 points per game in home games, compared to 115.4 points per game when playing on the road, a difference of 5.1 points per contest. In their last 10 games, the Celtics have been racking up 116.5 points per contest, an average that’s a little lower than the 117.9 they’ve scored over the course of the 2022-23 season.
Boston owns a 37.7% three-point percentage this season (sixth-ranked in NBA), but it has really thrived by sinking 16 threes per contest (second-best). This year, the Celtics have taken 52% two-pointers, accounting for 62% of the team’s baskets. They have shot 48% threes (38% of the team’s baskets).
What you need to know about the Atlanta Hawks
In 2022-23, Atlanta is third-best in the NBA offensively (118.4 points scored per game) and ranked 25th on defense (118.1 points conceded). At home the Hawks are putting up 119.6 points per game, 2.4 more than they are averaging away (117.2). The Hawks are averaging 119.6 points per game over their previous 10 games, which is 1.2 more than their average for the season (118.4).
Beyond the arc, Atlanta is 24th in the league in 3-pointers made per game (10.8). It is 21st in 3-point percentage at 35.2%. In 2022-23, the Hawks have taken 33.1% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line, and 66.9% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 24.1% of the Hawks’ baskets have been 3-pointers, and 75.9% have been 2-pointers.
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