Atlanta Hawks vs. Boston Celtics, NBA East Conference game. Another visit of the Hawks in Boston seeking revenge or another defeat. The Celtics know what it is to play and win against the Hawks this season. But the Hawks know the weak points of the Celtics, the last games against them the team lost by less than 10 points. The Celtics at home are strong, five games proving that they are not afraid of anyone.
Atlanta Hawks: Nightmares in the season.
The Hawks season is a disaster. 14 wins and 38 losses. The fourth worst team of the whole season. The record is negative on the road with 6-21, the last game was a victory against the Timberwolves 127-120. In the last 10 on the road the record is 3-7. After this game the Hawks return home to play against the Knicks.
On the road the Hawks are scoring an average 108.5 points per game, 39.59 FG points, 77.2% free throw shots, 12.04 three pointers, 42.33 rebounds, 23.19 assists and 16.22 turnovers.
The defense allows up to 122 points, 44.70 FG points, 12.30 three pointers, 48.19 rebounds, 25.41 assists. In the first half the team allows 62.8 points.
Clint Capela recently was traded to the Hawks from the Rockets. But he will not be available because of an injury. The top five players of the team are available. Young 29.3 points per game, John Collins 19.7, Jabari Parker 15.0, De’Andre Hunter 12.3 and Kevin Huerter with 11.9 points per game.
Boston Celtics: We know how to win.
The Celtics won two games against the Hawks this season. The first victory was at home 109-106. And the most recent victory was this month at Atlanta 123-115. The defense is good stopping the Hawks at home and on the road. But visitors have a good game to score points against any team.
At home the Celtics are scoring an average of 116 points per game, 42.38 FG points, 81.7% free throw shots, 12.42 three pointers, 44.68 rebounds, 24.27 assists, 12.35 turnovers.
The defense is allowing up to 105.8 points at home, 38.65 FG points, 74.1% free throw shots, 11.96 three pointers, 41.27 rebounds, 23.65 assists and 14.42 turnovers.
Marcus Smart did not play against the Magic and will probably not be available against the Hawks. The leader this season is Jayson Tatum with 21.9 points per game while Kemba Walker is still injured. Jaylen Brown with 20.3 and Gordon Hayward with 17.2 points.
My Free Pick & Prediction for Atlanta Hawks vs. Boston Celtics 02/07/2020 is: take the Atlanta Hawks +9.0 (Spread).
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