The Atlanta Hawks and the Miami Heat are set to square off in a Southeast Division matchup at 7:30 p.m. ET Wednesday at State Farm Arena. The Hawks are 17-22 overall and 8-9 at home, while Miami is 25-15 overall and 13-11 on the road. The Hawks have lost three of their last four games, while Miami has won seven of its last nine.
The Hawks have won three of the last four games between the teams. Atlanta is favored by three points in the latest Hawks vs. Heat odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 223. Before entering any Heat vs. Hawks picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Hawks vs. Heat spread: Hawks -3
- Hawks vs. Heat over-under: 223 points
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What you need to know about the Hawks
Atlanta lost to the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday, 106-93 on the road. Bogdan Bogdanovic and Trae Young each scored 19 points for the Hawks as Atlanta dropped to 1-10 when it scores under 100 points. The Hawks were outrebounded by Los Angeles, 47-39, and lost four of six games on their road trip.
De’Andre Hunter (wrist) will be a game-time decision on Wednesday, while Clint Capela and Cam Reddish are doubtful because of ankle injuries. Jalen Johnson (ankle) is out as Atlanta and Miami will face off for the first of three games over the next 10 days.
What you need to know about the Heat
Miami rolled past the Phoenix Suns on Saturday, 123-100 as the Heat raced to a 71-50 lead at the half and never looked back. Tyler Herro picked up 33 points in addition to five rebounds while Duncan Robinson scored 27 points. Omer Yurtseven has collected at least 12 rebounds in 11-straight games, the longest streak in team history.
Jimmy Butler (ankle) is out for Wednesday’s game as are Bam Adebayo (thumb) and Markieff Morris (protocols). Dewayne Dedmon (knee) is questionable and if he doesn’t play, then Miami will be severely undermanned in the front court. This is the finale of Miami’s six-game road trip and the team has covered in four of the previous five games.
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