Atlanta Hawks vs. New York Knicks: 1/4/2021 NBA Betting Preview, Computer Picks, Odds and Trends

Written by on January 4, 2021

The Atlanta Hawks (4-2) take on the New York Knicks (3-3) as 6-point favorites on Monday, January 4, 2021 at 7:30 PM ET on FS-SE. The matchup has an over/under of 222 points.

Betting Information

Hawks vs Knicks Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Hawks -6 -110 -110 222 -110 -110
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Head to Head

New York has come out on top in six of its last 10 head-to-head meetings with Atlanta. The Knicks have an advantage against the spread as well (1-0-1) when taking the court against the Hawks.

Hawks vs Knicks in 2020-21
Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/11/2020 Hawks Regular Season 136-131 NY
2/9/2020 Hawks Hawks -5 226 -201 169 Regular Season 140-135 ATL
12/17/2019 Knicks Knicks -2 225 -129 108 Regular Season 143-120 NY
2/14/2019 Hawks Regular Season 106-91 NY
12/21/2018 Knicks Regular Season 114-107 ATL
11/7/2018 Hawks Regular Season 112-107 NY
10/17/2018 Knicks Regular Season 126-107 NY
2/4/2018 Knicks Regular Season 99-96 ATL
12/10/2017 Knicks Regular Season 111-107 NY
11/24/2017 Hawks Regular Season 116-104 ATL
  • 12/17/2019 DNP – Hawks: John Collins
  • Hawks Betting Information

    • Against the spread, Atlanta has been strong this season, posting a 4-2 record.
    • The Hawks have posted a losing record of 0-2 against the spread when the spread is -6 or bigger.
    • Atlanta has more often than not combined with its adversaries to fall short of the total, doing so 2 times in 6 contests (33.3%).
    Bet on the Atlanta Hawks to win the NBA Championship.

    Knicks Betting Information

    • New York has covered the spread in half of its outings, going 3-3 ATS.
    • New York has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 33.3% of matchups this season (2 out of 6 chances).
    Bet on the New York Knicks to win the NBA Championship.

    Over/Under Analysis

    • The Hawks and their opponents have scored no less than 222 points — this matchup’s point total — in 43 of six outings (716.7%) this year.
    • In two of six games (33.3%) this year, New York and its opponents have combined to score more than 222 points.
    • These two teams average a combined 221.7 points per game, 0.3 less points than the over/under of 222 set for this game.
    • Opponents of these teams have averaged a combined 216.9 points per game, 5.1 less than the over/under in this game.
    • The Hawks’ average point total in outings this year is 232.2, 10.2 points higher than the over/under in this game.
    • The average total for Knicks games this season is 15.7 fewer points than the point total of 222 for this outing.
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    Hawks Leaders

    • The Hawks points and assists leader is Trae Young. He racks up 28.2 points per game and records 8.3 assists.
    • Atlanta’s rebounding leader is John Collins, who averages 6.8 per game.
    • Bogdan Bogdanovic is the top three-point shooter for the Hawks, connecting on 3.2 per game.
    • Atlanta’s steals leader is Kevin Huerter, who collects 1.5 per game. Collins leads the team averaging 1.2 blocks a game.

    Knicks Leaders

    • Julius Randle leads the Knicks with 21.2 points per game, 10.5 rebounds per game, and 7.2 assists per game.
    • Reggie Bullock leads the Knicks in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 2.0 made threes per game.
    • One New York player is its leader in both steals and blocks. Mitchell Robinson averages 1.0 steals per game and 1.7 blocks per game.
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