New York Knicks vs Atlanta Hawks Odds and Predictions
The series between New York Knicks and Atlanta Hawks will return back to Madison Square Garden on Wednesday.
New York Knicks toppled Hawks in Game 4 to take a decisive lead 3-1 in the series. New York Knicks just need to win one game to clinch the series. Julius Randle was the star of the match as he scored 23 points has 7 assists and 10 rebounds, before this game he averaged 14.3 per game. Randle was averaging 37 points against the Hawks in the regular-season.
FiveThirtyEight, predicts a win for the Atlanta Hawks for the 5th game against the New York Knicks. The latest New York Knicks vs Atlanta Hawks Odds and Predictions, however, gives New York Knicks edge over Atlanta Hawks.The latest New York Knicks vs Atlanta Hawks Odds and Predictions updated on 2nd June.
New York Knicks vs Atlanta Hawks Odds and Predictions: Match Details
New York Knicks vs Atlanta Hawks.
Scheduled Date and Time: 2nd June ,7:30 PM EST.
Host Team: New York Knicks.
Where to Watch: The national broadcast partners of the NBA are ABC, TNT, ESPN and NBA TV. For out of market or online viewing use NBA League Pass.
New York Knicks vs Atlanta Hawks Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
New York Knicks are averaging 109.2 points, 42 rebounds, 22.1 assists, 6.6 steals and 5.3 blocks per game while shooting 46.7% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 105.6 points on 43.7% shooting. New York Knicks are one of the top defensive teams of the tournament.
They rank third among all the teams when it comes to performance in the defensive field. New York Knicks RJ Barrett added 21 points and 6 rebounds while Derrick Rose also accumulated 18 points for the Knicks with 6 assists and 2 rebounds in his last outing. Julius Randle averages 14.3 per game and has a player efficiency of 45.6 % which is way below the standards that he set.
For the regular season, the New York Knicks have 41-31 win-loss record they are ranked fourth in their Conference, overall and 25-11 win-loss record at home. The Knicks are 25-17 against Eastern Conference opponents. New York averages 45.1 rebounds per game. The New York Knicks are having an impressive season so far. In the last 10 games Knicks won 5 games and lost 5 games.
3 players for Hawks scored above 20 points or above in the last game. Hawks were good defensively in the match against Knicks.
Looking at Hawks campaign, they are up to the task after hiccups in the initial games. They have shown some real grit and determination that has helped them to reach the playoffs. On top of this, they have overturned a poor away record, thanks to the character shown by their players in the court.
The Hawks suffered from the health issues in this regular season. The Atlanta Hawks has a solid offensive system throughout the 2020-21 NBA season. Atlanta Hawks averaged 13.2 per game in the regular season Trae Young, scored 30, including 13 in a row at one point, and dished out seven assists in his last outing.
Looking at their last 10 games, they have managed to win 8 games and have lost 2 games. The Hawks’ campaign which lacked consistency and tenacity was back on track in the last game after losing 3 games initially. Hawks’ forward John Collins remained in court for 29 minutes, scored 22 points and had 8 rebounds. Hawks important Point guard Trae Young accumulated 33 points with 9 points and 1 rebound.
New York Knicks vs Atlanta Hawks Odds and Predictions: Head-to-Head
The head-to-head record between the two teams suggest, Atlanta Hawks having an edge over New York Knicks. The two teams have played a total of 380 games in regular season. New York Knicks have been successful on 183 occasions while Atlanta Hawks has won 197 games
The Knicks swept the regular season matches against Hawks. New York Knicks won the first 3 games of the first round of the playoffs but Hawks made the comeback in the last game.
New York Knicks vs Atlanta Hawks Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
FiveThirtyEight predicts a win for Hawks in the 5th game after winning the last game. The Hawks taking on the New York Knicks would be a tough battle between two giant sides. Looking at this rivalry, Atlanta Hawks are slightly ahead with a 58% chance whereas the New York Knicks are behind with just 48% chance.
Looking at the outright prediction for this season’s NBA, Brooklyn Nets is still favorites to win this season’s NBA as per Smarkets and Oddschecker. Both New York Knicks and Atlanta Hawks are not among the Top 10 teams having possibility of winning this season’s NBA.