The Atlanta Hawks (11-7) square off against the Houston Rockets (3-14) as 8-point favorites on Friday, November 25, 2022 at 8:00 PM ET on BSSE. The over/under is 232 points for this matchup.
How to bet Hawks vs. Rockets
Atlanta Hawks vs. Houston Rockets Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 8 points, with bookmakers listing the Hawks as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Hawks have -323 odds to pick up the win, while the Rockets are listed at +258 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 232 points.
Hawks vs. Rockets Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Friday, November 25, 2022
- Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: BSSE
- Location: Houston, Texas
- Arena: Toyota Center
Hawks vs. Rockets Betting Trends
The Hawks are 8-9-1 against the spread this season. Atlanta has been chosen as the favorite in 10 games this year and has walked away with the win eight times (80%) in those games. Hawks games this year have hit the over on 10 of 17 set point totals.
The Rockets have played 17 games, with seven wins against the spread. Houston has been the underdog on the moneyline 17 total times this season. Houston has gone 3-14 in those games. Rockets games this year have eclipsed the over/under nine times in 17 opportunities (52.9%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
|Kevin Porter Jr.||16||19.8||6.1||5.8||1.4||0.5||2|
|Kenyon Martin Jr.||17||11.1||4.9||1.5||0.5||0.6||1.1|
Hawks vs. Rockets Injury Report
Rockets: Josh Christopher: Probable (Shoulder), Jalen Green: Probable (Toe), Alperen Sengun: Doubtful (Groin), Bruno Fernando: Questionable (Knee), Jae’Sean Tate: Out (Ankle)
What you need to know about the Atlanta Hawks
Atlanta is putting up 114.4 points per game (11th-ranked in NBA) this season, while giving up 113.9 points per contest (17th-ranked). Offensively the Hawks have played worse at home this year, averaging 113.8 points per game, compared to 115.3 per game in road games. The Hawks’ offense has been worse over their last 10 games, putting up 113.6 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 three-pointers made (9.3 per game) and fourth-worst in three-point percentage (32.2%). The Hawks have taken 69.5% two-pointers and 30.5% from beyond the arc this year. Of the team’s buckets, 78.8% are two-pointers and 21.2% are threes.
What you need to know about the Houston Rockets
Offensively, Houston is the fifth-worst squad in the league (108.6 points per game). On defense, it is 25th (116 points conceded per game). The Rockets are scoring more points at home (109 per game) than away (108.5). In their last 10 games, the Rockets are tallying 107.8 points per contest, compared to their season average of 108.6.
Houston makes 12.2 3-pointers per game and shoots 34.6% from beyond the arc, ranking 11th and 18th, respectively, in the NBA. The Rockets take 59.8% percent of their shots from inside the 3-point line, and 40.2% percent from beyond it. In terms of makes, 68.1% of the Rockets’ baskets are 2-pointers, and 31.9% are 3-pointers.
Our pick to win this matchup is the Hawks, and we project that Rockets will cover the spread (Hawks -8). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 232 points.
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