Atlanta Hawks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: 1/2/2021 Betting Trends, Computer Picks, Odds, Line and Preview

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The Atlanta Hawks (4-1) are favored by 6.5 points against the Cleveland Cavaliers (3-2) on Saturday, January 2, 2021 at 7:30 PM ET. The matchup airs on FS-OH. The matchup has a point total of 233.

Betting Information

Hawks vs Cavaliers Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Hawks -6.5 -110 -110 233 -110 -110
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Head to Head

Cleveland holds a 6-4 record in the last 10 head-to-head meetings with Atlanta. The Cavaliers also have a 2-0 record against the spread when facing the Hawks.

Hawks vs Cavaliers in 2020-21
Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/12/2020 Hawks Cavaliers -2.5 234.5 -143 120 Regular Season 127-105 CLE
12/23/2019 Hawks Cavaliers -1.5 229.5 -122 103 Regular Season 121-118 CLE
12/29/2018 Hawks Regular Season 111-108 ATL
10/30/2018 Cavaliers Regular Season 136-114 CLE
10/21/2018 Cavaliers Regular Season 133-111 ATL
2/9/2018 Hawks Regular Season 123-107 CLE
12/12/2017 Cavaliers Regular Season 123-114 CLE
11/30/2017 Hawks Regular Season 121-114 CLE
11/5/2017 Cavaliers Regular Season 117-115 ATL
4/9/2017 Hawks Regular Season 126-125 ATL
  • 2/12/2020 DNP – Cavaliers: Kevin Love
  • 12/23/2019 DNP – Cavaliers: Jordan Clarkson
  • Hawks Betting Information

    • Against the spread, Atlanta has been strong this season, posting a 4-1 record.
    • The Hawks have posted a losing record of 0-1 against the spread when the spread is -6.5 or bigger.
    • Atlanta and its opponents have hit the over/under in just 2 of 5 games this season (40%).
    Bet on the Atlanta Hawks to win the NBA Championship.

    Cavaliers Betting Information

    • Cleveland has covered the spread in greater than half of its outings, going 3-2 ATS.
    • Cleveland and its opponents have hit the over in half of their games this season — 2 of 5.
    Bet on the Cleveland Cavaliers to win the NBA Championship.

    Over/Under Analysis

    • The Hawks and their opponents have recorded more than 233 points in 700% of their outings this year (35 of five opportunities).
    • Cleveland and its opponents have combined to score at least 233 points in 40% of their matchups this year (two of five chances).
    • The Hawks and the Cavaliers combine to average 3.2 more points per game than the total of 233 set for this game.
    • Opponents of the two teams average a combined 9.4 less points per game (223.6) than this game’s over/under of 233 points.
    • The Hawks’ average point total in matchups this year is 241.2, 8.2 points higher than the over/under in this game.
    • Cavaliers games this season have averaged a total of 218.6 points, 14.4 fewer than the point total in this matchup.
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    Hawks Leaders

    • The Hawks points and assists leader is Trae Young. He puts up 30.6 points per game and contributes 8.0 assists.
    • Atlanta is led in rebounds by John Collins’ 7.4 per game.
    • Bogdan Bogdanovic is the top three-point shooter for the Hawks, knocking down 3.2 per game.
    • Kevin Huerter leads the team with 1.6 steals per game. Collins collects 1.2 blocks a contest to pace Atlanta.

    Cavaliers Leaders

    • The Cavaliers leader in scoring is Collin Sexton with 25.8 points per game. He also adds 2.0 rebounds per game and 3.8 assists per game.
    • Andre Drummond (14.8 rebounds per game) and Darius Garland (7.2 assists per game) are the Cleveland leaders in rebounds and assists.
    • Garland leads the Cavaliers in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 3.0 made threes per game.
    • Larry Nance Jr. is at the top of Cleveland’s steals hierarchy with 2.6 steals per game and Drummond leads the squad in blocks with 2.4 per game.
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