The Atlanta Hawks and the new look Miami Heat are scheduled to renew acquaintances in South Beach Tuesday evening, which means the Heat will be seeking to exorcise some past demons. Atlanta has dominated this series as of late, claiming six in a row over Miami heading into the clash while going 5-0-1 ATS during that span.
- The away team is 2-7 SU last nine and 1-5 ATS last six games in this matchup.
- The Hawks are 2-8 SU in their last 10 games as road underdogs.
- The total has gone OVER in seven of the Hawks’ last nine games as underdogs.
Miami (2-1 SU) is coming off a convincing 109-89 victory over the Houston Rockets on Sunday which saw them come all the way back from a 63-44 deficit at halftime. Atlanta, meanwhile, has gotten out to a 3-1 SU start and has looked good in the process, holding opponents to an average of 98.2 points per game under head coach Mike Budenholzer’s solid defensive system.
The Hawks opened in the +3 ballpark at sportsbooks which will likely appeal to their backers. Atlanta is 4-0 ATS in their last four matchups against the Heat when listed as underdogs.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Odds makers at BetOnline opened the Miami Heat as -3.5-point favorites in this betting matchup earlier today, while the OVER/UNDER betting line was sitting around 198 earlier at Bodog.
Odds – VSB
computer score prediction models pick a possible 98-96 win for the Hawks on Tuesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
Atlanta Hawks vs Miami Heat Matchup
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Miami Heat sit at 2-1 (2-1 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Atlanta Hawks are currently 3-1 (1-2-1 ATS). Looking to bet on the points scored total? Miami is 1-2 OU and Atlanta is 2-2 OU. This season the Miami Heat are 2-1 overall and 2-1 ATS against the number, while the Atlanta Hawks are 3-1 and 1-2-1 ATS. As for the totals, Miami is 1-2 on the OU, and Atlanta is 2-2. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Miami vs Atlanta injuries news.
According to the betting Power Rankings at Odds – VSB
, it’s the No. 23-rated Miami Heat and the No. 11-rated Hawks in this NBA basketball matchup.
The game also pits Miami’s No. 13-ranked offense averaging 101.67 PPG, against a Atlanta Hawks defense that ranks No. 10 at 98.25 PPG. The Miami Heat field goal percentage has averaged 47.03% so far, more than the Atlanta Hawks shooters have achieved on the year, 45.24% per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
- Atlanta is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 6 games
- Atlanta is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
- Atlanta is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
- Miami is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
- Miami is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games
- Miami is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
- Miami is 8-4 ATS in its last 12 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Atlanta home to Brooklyn, Wednesday, November 4th
Miami at Minnesota, Thursday, November 5th