The Atlanta Hawks snapped their tenth straight loss with a 104-79 win over Golden State Warriors, while the Brooklyn Nets is coming off with a 109-106 defeat by the Miami Heat Monday night.
The Warriors took a 3-point lead till the end of first quarter, but Hunter evaporated the deficit after scoring 6 back-to-back points in the early stages of second quarter. Then, the Hawks established 23 points lead in the third quarter and never looked back, closing the deal.
Trae Young led the Hawks with 24 points and 7 assists. De’Andre Hunter chipped in 18 points while Damian Jones added another 16 points and 8 rebounds.
In another game, the Miami Heat had their ups and downs in the game against Brooklyn Nets, but finally pull out a close victory over the Nets by 109-106. The Nets’ 8-point lead was blown by Heat with 4:07 left in the game at Barclays Center on Sunday thanks to Jimmy Butler who scored five free throws in the closing run. Spencer Dinwiddie led the Nets with 29 points while Joe Harris added a season-high 25.
The Hawks are in terrible form this season as the team have won one out of their 11 games and have also lost 13 out of their last 15 games. Atlanta sits second-last in the Eastern Conference standings having won just five out of 21 played this season. The Hawks have also struggled this season both on the offensive and defensive end of the game, scored just 107.6 points per game and allowed 117.2 points per game.
The Nets are in a good shape with a record of 10-10 this season and are placed seventh in the Eastern Conference league table. The team are 6-3 in their last nine games and have ranked in middle in both offensive and defense rating for the season, scored 112.2 points per game and allowed 113.7 points per game on average.
Atlanta Hawks vs Brooklyn Nets NBA Betting Tips
Hawks are in a bad run, and Nets should take advantage to beat them on Wednesday. They should win comfortably, and by a margin of 5 points.