A matchup featuring a sputtering NBA squad will see the Washington Wizards (34-45) play the Atlanta Hawks (40-39) at State Farm Arena on April 5, 2023. The Wizards have lost three in a row and are 2-8 over their last 10 games. They enter this matchup as 11.5-point underdogs. The point total is 233.5 points in this contest.
How to bet Hawks vs. Wizards
Atlanta Hawks vs. Washington Wizards Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 11.5 points, with oddsmakers listing the Hawks as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Hawks have -611 odds to pick up the win, while the Wizards are listed at +447 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 233.5 points.
Hawks vs. Wizards Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Wednesday, April 5, 2023
- Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: NBC
- Location: Atlanta, Georgia
- Arena: State Farm Arena
Hawks vs. Wizards Betting Trends
The Hawks are 34-43-2 against the spread this season. Atlanta has been the favorite in 46 games this season and has come away with the win 28 times (60.9%) in those contests. Hawks games this year have eclipsed the over/under 54.4% of the time (43 out of 79 games with a set point total).
Against the spread, the Wizards are 36-40-3 this season. Washington has won 32.7% of the games this season it was the moneyline underdog (17-35). Wizards games this year have hit the over on 40 of 79 set point totals (50.6%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Hawks: De’Andre Hunter: Out (Knee), Trae Young: Out (Illness)
Wizards: Bradley Beal: Out (Knee), Monte Morris: Out (Ankle), Kristaps Porzingis: Out (Conditioning), Kyle Kuzma: Out (Ankle), Delon Wright: Out (Illness), Deni Avdija: Out (Elbow)
What you need to know about the Atlanta Hawks
Atlanta has been led by its offense, as it ranks third-best in the NBA by tallying 118.1 points per game. It ranks 24th in the league in points allowed (117.9 per contest). At home, the Hawks are scoring 1.7 more points per game (119) than they are away from home (117.3). The Hawks’ offense has been better over their last 10 games, scoring 124.2 points per contest compared to the 118.1 they’ve averaged this season.
While Atlanta ranks in the bottom five in the NBA in three-pointers per game with 10.7 (fifth-worst), it ranks 20th in the league with a 35.3% three-point percentage. The Hawks have taken 67.1% two-pointers and 32.9% from beyond the arc this year. Of the team’s baskets, 75.9% are two-pointers and 24.1% are threes.
What you need to know about the Washington Wizards
Washington is 20th in the league in points scored (113.2 per game) and 17th in points allowed (114.2). The Wizards average 114.4 points per game at home, and 112 on the road. While the Wizards are putting up 113.2 points per game in 2022-23, they have improved that mark over their past 10 games, amassing 114.4 a contest.
Beyond the arc, Washington is 20th in the league in 3-pointers made per game (11.4). It is 17th in 3-point percentage at 36%. The Wizards take 36.4% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line, and 63.6% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 27% of the Wizards’ buckets are 3-pointers, and 73% are 2-pointers.
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