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Nets vs. Hawks Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets – Friday, March 31, 2023

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Brooklyn is only a 1-point favorite against Atlanta when the Nets (41-35) and the Hawks (38-38) play on March 31, 2023 in a game expected to be a tight one. A 242.5-point over/under is set for the game.

Nets vs. Hawks Odds

  • Nets odds to win: -113
  • Hawks odds to win: -107
  • Spread: Nets (-1)
  • Total: 242.5

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Game Time and Information

  • When: Friday, March 31, 2023 at 7:30 PM ET
  • Where: Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York
  • TV: YES and BSSE

Who Will Win Nets vs. Hawks?

Nets and Hawks Betting Trends, Records Against the Spread

The Nets have a 20-20 record against the spread this season when favored by 1 point or more.

The Hawks are 16-16-1 against the spread when an underdog by 1 point or more this season.

The two teams average a combined 11 fewer points per game (231.5) than this game’s over/under of 242.5 points.

Brooklyn and Atlanta have seen its opponents average a combined 11.9 fewer points per game than the over/under of 242.5 set in this game.

The Nets’ average point total in outings this year is 226.4, 16.1 points below the total in this game.

Atlanta’s games this year have averaged a total of 235.9 points, 6.6 fewer than the point total in this matchup.

Brooklyn’s ATS record is 40-36-0 this season.

The Hawks are 33-41-2 ATS this season.

Nets Stats & Insights

The Nets score 113.5 points per game (18th in the NBA) and allow 112.8 (12th in the league) for a +54 scoring differential overall.

The 40.5 rebounds per game the Nets average rank 29th in the league, and are 4.5 fewer than the 45 their opponents pull down per contest.

Brooklyn hits 12.8 three-pointers per game (ninth-most in the league), while its opponents have made 12 on average.

The Nets average 114.6 points per 100 possessions on offense (sixth in the league), and allow 112.6 points per 100 possessions (18th in the NBA).

The Nets’ offense has been much better when playing at home (113.6 PPG) compared to road games (113.5 PPG). Likewise, their defense has been better when playing at home (110.3 PPG allowed) when compared to away games (115.1 PPG allowed).

Hawks Stats & Insights

The Hawks put up 118 points per game (fourth in league) while allowing 117.8 per outing (24th in NBA). They have a +14 scoring differential.

Atlanta is ninth in the NBA at 44.2 rebounds per game. That’s similar to the 44.2 its opponents average.

The Hawks connect on 10.8 three-pointers per game (24th in the league) while shooting 35.5% from beyond the arc (20th in NBA). They are making 1.1 fewer threes than their opponents, who drain 11.9 per game at 35.6%.

The Hawks rank fifth in the NBA with 115.1 points scored per 100 possessions, and 28th defensively with 116.5 points conceded per 100 possessions.

At home, Atlanta averages 118.6 points per game. Away, it averages 117.4.

Nets Key Players to Watch

Mikal Bridges leads active Nets players in scoring, tallying 19.8 points per game to go with 4.4 rebounds and 3.4 assists.

Spencer Dinwiddie contributes with 17.6 points, 6.1 assists and 3.4 rebounds per game, and Nicolas Claxton adds 12.6 points, 1.8 assists and 9.2 rebounds per outing.

The Nets get 2.4 three-pointers per game out of Dinwiddie.

Bridges averages 1.1 steals per game, while Claxton has 2.5 blocks per contest.

Hawks Key Players to Watch

The Hawks go-to guy, Trae Young, leads active Hawks players in both scoring (26.5 points per game) and assists (10 assists per game).

Clint Capela has per-game averages of 12.1 points, 0.9 assists and 11.2 rebounds this season.

Young hits 2.2 treys per game.

The Hawks’ defensive effort gets a boost from Dejounte Murray’s 1.5 steals and Onyeka Okongwu’s 1.3 blocks per game.

Nets vs. Hawks Prediction

  • Pick ATS: Nets (- 1)
  • Pick OU:

    Under (242.5)

  • Prediction:
    Nets 118 – Hawks 114

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