Free NBA Hoops Prediction: Heat vs Hawks Odds
Weekly NBA betting sees the Miami Heat taking on the Atlanta Hawks Monday December 14 at Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia. Cappers Picks provides complimentary handicapping picks on all NBA basketball matchups all season long so stay tuned for more FREE NBA hoops predictions.
Miami Heat (13-9) vs. Atlanta Hawks (14-11)
Date: Monday December 14th
Time:8:00 PM EST
Venue: Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia
NBA Moneyline Odds: Atlanta -270
NBA Betting Odds: Atlanta -6.5
NBA Betting Total: 191
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Atlanta has hit a road block in their recent games and look to bounce back against the Miami Heat on Monday.
Atlanta has dropped 2 games, both by double digits, to Oklahoma City and San Antonio.
Miami put the brakes on their 3 game losing streak with a come from behind win over Memphis last time out.
The Heat were reeling heading into Sunday night as they had dropped 3 in a row and looked bad doing so.
They looked to be heading to their 4th straight loss on Sunday as they trailed by 8 points with just 3 minutes to go. Led by Chris Bosh, the Heat erased the deficit and went on to win 100-97.
Now the Heat will look to right the ship on the road, a place where they’ve lost 5 of 7. On the road this season, the Heat are just 2-5 SU and 2-5 ATS.
Miami has also been a wreck against the Hawks. Miami has lost 7 straight to Atlanta, with 4 of those in Atlanta.
Gerald Green has played exceptionally well over this last 3 games. For the first time all season, Green has scored double digits in 3 straight games.
The Hawks fell by 13 to the Thunder and followed that up with a 103-78 beatdown from the Spurs. For the first time, the Hawks look flat and very sluggish.
They’ll be in store for another tough defensive team as the Heat are one of the tops in the league. Miami has allowed just 93.9 points per game.
Atlanta now sits 3 games under the .500 mark and is in the bottom tier of the league in scoring.
Paul Millsap has been the most consistent player for Atlanta through this tough stretch. Millsap has scored 18 points and has 9.3 rebounds per game this season.
The Hawks are 4-0 this season against the Southeast Division, including a 6 point win over Miami back on Nov. 3.
NBA Betting Trends:
- Heat are 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 games when their starting 5 players combine for more than 160 minutes of the previous day.
- Heat are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 vs. NBA Southeast.
- Heat are 7-19-1 ATS in their last 27 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600.
- Hawks are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record.
- Hawks are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs. Eastern Conference.
Free NBA Prediction:
The Hawks have had tremendous success when they see the Miami Heat. However, they haven’t played well late and laying this many points with them is tough.
4* Free NBA Betting Pick: Miami Heat ATS
The Heat keep this one close throughout and have their chance to grab an outright win.
NBA Free Score Prediction: Atlanta 104- Miami 103
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