Charlotte Hornets vs Atlanta Hawks Odds & Info
|Game||Charlotte Hornets vs Atlanta Hawks|
|Date & Time||Friday November 7, 2014, 7:00 PM (EST)|
Charlotte -1.5 Total 191
The Atlanta Hawks should be excited to travel to the Charlotte Hornets on Friday evening.
Atlanta has won 11 of the last 12 meetings in the series, including five straight in Charlotte. On Wednesday, Atlanta’s second half comeback fell short in a 94-92 loss at San Antonio. The loss was Atlanta’s 17th straight defeat in San Antonio. Jeff Teague tied the score at 92 with 13 seconds remaining, but Manu Ginobili made two free throws with three seconds remaining to give the Spurs the win.
Through three games, Atlanta ranks 16th in scoring offense and 15th in scoring defense.
The Charlotte Hornets were ecstatic to face the Miami Heat for the first time in the post LeBron James era. Charlotte had dropped 16 straight regular season contest against the Heat and were swept by Miami in the first round of the playoffs last season. The Hornets took advantage of the situation, defeating Miami 96-89 at home on Wednesday night. Al Jefferson led the way with 28 points and 10 rebounds. Charlotte did their damage on the glass, out rebounding Miami 49-36 on the night.
So far this season, Charlotte ranks 26th in scoring offense and 4th in scoring defense.
Recent Betting Trends
Atlanta is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Charlotte's last 6 games.
Charlotte is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Atlanta.
Charlotte is 1-11 SU in its last 12 games when playing Atlanta.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Atlanta's last 12 games when playing Charlotte.
Free NBA Pick:
The Hornets are looking to build off a surprise playoff appearance last season. Their certainly is a buzz about this team, after changing their name back to the Hornets. I think this is a surprise team in the Eastern Conference and I will continue to ride them early this season. Final Score Prediction, Charlotte Hornets win and cover ATS 98-91.