Atlanta Hawks vs. Charlotte Hornets: 1/6/2021 NBA Betting Preview, Computer Picks, Odds and Trends

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The Charlotte Hornets (2-5) are 6-point underdogs as they look to turn around a three-game losing streak when they visit the Atlanta Hawks (4-3) on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at State Farm Arena. The game airs at 7:30 PM ET on FS-SE. The over/under in the matchup is 231.5.

Betting Information

Hawks vs Hornets Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Hawks -6 -110 -110 231.5 -110 -110
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Head to Head

Charlotte has come out on top in seven of its last 10 head-to-head meetings with Atlanta. The Hawks have a 1-0-1 edge against the spread when playing the Hornets.

Hawks vs Hornets in 2020-21
Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/9/2020 Hawks Hawks -5 222 -200 163 Regular Season 143-138 ATL
12/8/2019 Hornets Hornets -2 223 -125 105 Regular Season 122-107 ATL
2/9/2019 Hawks Regular Season 129-120 CHA
11/28/2018 Hornets Regular Season 108-94 CHA
11/25/2018 Hawks Regular Season 124-123 ATL
11/6/2018 Hornets Regular Season 113-102 CHA
3/15/2018 Hawks Regular Season 129-117 CHA
1/31/2018 Hawks Regular Season 123-110 CHA
1/26/2018 Hornets Regular Season 121-110 CHA
10/20/2017 Hornets Regular Season 109-91 CHA
  • 12/8/2019 DNP – Hawks: John Collins
  • Hawks Betting Information

    • Against the spread, Atlanta has been strong this season, posting a 4-3 record.
    • The Hawks have posted a losing record of 0-3 against the spread when the spread is -6 or bigger.
    • Atlanta and its opponents have reached the over/under in just 2 of 7 games this season (28.6%).
    Bet on the Atlanta Hawks to win the NBA Championship.

    Hornets Betting Information

    • Charlotte has a losing record against the spread, going 2-5 ATS (covering just 28.6% of the time).
    • Charlotte and its opponents have hit the over in fewer than half of their matchups this season — 2 of 7 (28.6%).
    Bet on the Charlotte Hornets to win the NBA Championship.

    Over/Under Analysis

    • In 36 of seven outings (514.3%) this season, the Hawks and their opponents have scored no less than this matchup’s point total of 231.5 points.
    • Charlotte has played in two games this season (out of seven total matchups — 28.6% of chances) where they combined with their opponents to score more than 231.5 points.
    • The Hawks and the Hornets combine to average 5.9 less points per game than the total of 231.5 set for this game.
    • The Hawks and the Hornets have seen their opponents average a combined 6.9 fewer points per game than the point total of 231.5 set in this matchup.
    • The average point total for Hawks games this year is 0.9 fewer points than the over/under of 231.5 in this matchup.
    • Hornets games this year have averaged a total of 219.6 points, 11.9 less than the point total in this matchup.
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    Hawks Leaders

    • Trae Young leads the Hawks in points and assists. He contributes 28.6 points per game while adding 9.1 assists.
    • Atlanta is led in rebounds by Clint Capela’s 12.0 per game.
    • Bogdan Bogdanovic connects on 2.9 threes per game to lead the Hawks.
    • Atlanta’s blocks leader is Capela, who records 1.2 per game. Kevin Huerter leads the team averaging 1.4 steals a game.

    Hornets Leaders

    • Terry Rozier owns the Hornets top spot in scoring with 21.6 points per game and also tacks on 3.1 rebounds and 3.0 assists per contest.
    • When it comes to Charlotte leaders in rebounds and assists, the team has two players at the top: Bismack Biyombo with 7.1 rebounds per game and Devonte’ Graham with 6.1 assists per game.
    • Rozier leads the Hornets in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 3.6 made threes per game.
    • LaMelo Ball is at the top of Charlotte’s steals hierarchy with 1.9 steals per game and Miles Bridges leads the squad in blocks with 1.6 per game.
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