A matchup featuring one of the NBA’s best teams at defending against the three-pointer and one of the top shooting teams will see the Atlanta Hawks (10-7) play as 4.5-point favorites against the Sacramento Kings (10-6) at State Farm Arena on November 23, 2022. The Hawks are fourth in the league in triples conceded per game (10.8), while the Kings rank fifth in threes made (14.4). The over/under is 241.5 points for this matchup.
How to bet Hawks vs. Kings
Atlanta Hawks vs. Sacramento Kings Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 4.5 points, with sportsbooks listing the Hawks as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Hawks have -186 odds to pick up the win, while the Kings are listed at +157 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 241.5 points.
Hawks vs. Kings Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Wednesday, November 23, 2022
- Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: NBCS
- Location: Atlanta, Georgia
- Arena: State Farm Arena
Hawks vs. Kings Betting Trends
The Hawks have played 17 games, with seven wins against the spread. Atlanta has been the favorite in nine games this season and has come away with the win seven times (77.8%) in those contests. Hawks games this year have hit the over on 10 of 16 set point totals.
The Kings are 12-4-0 against the spread this season. Sacramento has won 44.4% of the games this season it was the moneyline underdog (4-5). The Kings have gone over the point total 50% of the time this year (eight of 16 games with a set point total).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Hawks: De’Andre Hunter: Probable (Illness), Bogdan Bogdanovic: Out (Knee)
What you need to know about the Atlanta Hawks
Atlanta is scoring 114.4 points per game (10th-ranked in NBA) this year, while allowing 114.4 points per contest (20th-ranked). The Hawks are putting up 113.7 points per game this year in home games, which is 1.6 fewer points than they’re averaging in road games (115.3). The Hawks’ offense has been worse over their last 10 games, scoring 113.3 points a contest compared to the 114.4 they’ve averaged this year.
When it comes to three-pointers, Atlanta is struggling, as it ranks second-worst in the league in threes made (9.2 per game) and fourth-worst in three-point percentage (31.9%). Of the shots taken by the Hawks in 2022-23, 69.6% of them have been two-pointers (79.1% of the team’s made baskets) and 30.4% have been from beyond the arc (20.9%).
What you need to know about the Sacramento Kings
Offensively, Sacramento is the best squad in the league (120.9 points per game). But defensively it is fifth-worst (116.9 points conceded per game). The Kings score 123.9 points per game at home, and 117 on the road. While the Kings are putting up 120.9 points per game in 2022-23, they have improved that mark in their previous 10 games, tallying 124.8 a contest.
Beyond the arc, Sacramento is fifth-best in the league in 3-pointers made per game (14.4). It is eighth in 3-point percentage at 37.6%. In 2022-23, the Kings have attempted 55.8% percent of their shots from inside the arc, and 44.2% percent from beyond it. In terms of makes, 66.6% of the Kings’ buckets have been 2-pointers, and 33.4% have been 3-pointers.
Our prediction to win this matchup is the Hawks, and we expect that Kings will cover the spread (Hawks -4.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 241.5 points.
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