Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 7 Odds and Predictions
With Game 7 of the series in their own backyard, Philadelphia 76ers would be high on confidence of defeating the Hawks on Sunday night. Losing a home game was something Hawks did not expect after they beat 76ers in Game 5 in an away game. Sunday night game will decide who will play the Eastern Conference finals against the winner of tonight’s Bucks vs Nets game.
On Friday night, Atlanta Hawks started off on a good note by taking 7-points in 1st quarter and by the end of first half they had 4-points lead over the 76ers. However, they failed to hold on their lead in 2nd half with 76ers taking an overall 5-points lead by the end of 3rd quarter. In final quarter both the teams were successful in restricting each other from scoring and with the final whistle 76ers won the game by mere 5 points.
Tobias Harris and Seth Curry led 76ers to victory, as they both scored 24 points. Joel Embiid added 22 points and 13 rebounds for the team. On the other hand, Trae Young was excellent for Atlanta, as he finished the game with 34 points and 12 assists, but did not have enough support from his teammates to guide Hawks to victory. Kevin Huerter added 17 points and 11 rebounds.
Sunday night, Hawks will have an uphill task as they will be playing in home of 76ers and looking at the stats, Atlanta Hawks have struggled playing away from home this season.
FiveThirtyEight predicts a win for Philadelphia 76ers for Sunday night game. The latest Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 7 Odds and Predictions also predicts the same.The latest Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 7 Odds and Predictions updated on 20th June.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 7 Odds and Predictions: Game Details
Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 7
Scheduled Date and Time: June 20, 8:00 PM EST
Host Team: Philadelphia 76ers
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.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 7 Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
Philadelphia 76ers and Atlanta Hawks both have been in great touch recently. 76ers have had an excellent season from the very start while Hawks have shown their class in post season games.
Taking about their performance in this season, Philadelphia 76ers made into playoffs by topping the Eastern Conference points table. They had 49 wins and 23 losses in regular season and had the best conference record of 31 wins and just 11 losses. Their home record has been much better than their away record. Hosting teams at home they won 29 games and lost just 7 in regular season while on road they had 16 defeats and 20 wins.
In first round of playoffs they won the series against Washington Wizards by 4-1 games to make into the semi-finals against the Hawks. They started off with a defeat but were back to business by winning two back to back games. However, they lost the Game 4 and Game 5 and thereby were once again on backfoot in the semi-final series against the Hawks. Defeating Hawks in their home in Game 6 was the much needed boost that 76ers needed. Currently the series stands at 3-3.
Hawks on the other hand were never expected to make this far in this season. With 41 wins and 31 losses altogether in regular season they finished at 5th spot in the points table. hey had an average conference record of 24 wins and 18 losses but at home they won 25 of 36 games and lost just 11 games. However, their struggle in away games was clearly evident as they won 16 and lost 20 games playing away in regular season.
In round 1 of the playoffs, they won the series by 4-1 against New York Knicks and entered the semi-finals against 76ers. Despite having a good start they were on back foot by the end of Game 3. They recovered well and currently they have tied the series to 3-3 with 1 game to go.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 7 Odds and Predictions: Head-to-head
Philadelphia 76ers have a slight edge over Atlanta Hawks in overall head-to-head encounters. The two teams have played a total of 387 regular season games, Philadelphia 76ers have been successful on 196 occasions while Atlanta Hawks has won 191 games.
Of 13 post season games between the two teams, Philadelphia 76ers have 9 wins while Hawks have just 4 wins. The tally includes the last 6 games of conference semi-finals.
This season the two teams have played 9 games against each other . 76ers have won 5 games and Hawks have won 4 games.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 7 Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
Win in the last away game along with home advantage puts Philadelphia 76ers in best position to beat Atlanta Hawks and make into the finals of Eastern Conference. However, the latest Philadelphia 76ers vs Atlanta Hawks Game 7 Odds and Predictions are yet to be updated. The prediction by FiveThirtyEight for this game have 76ers in a major advantage. As per them the win probability for 76ers stands at massive 72% while for Hawks the chances of win is just 38%.