The Atlanta Hawks will take on the Portland Trail Blazers at 8 p.m. ET Monday at State Farm Arena. The Hawks are 35-30 overall and 19-11 at home, while Portland is 36-28 overall and 20-12 on the road. The Blazers won the first meeting of the season, 112-106. Atlanta is favored by 1.5 points in the latest Hawks vs. Blazers odds from William Hill Sportsbook, and the over-under is 234.5. Before entering any Blazers vs. Hawks picks, you'll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Hawks vs. Blazers spread: Hawks -1.5
- Hawks vs. Blazers over-under: 236 points
- Hawks vs. Blazers money line: Atlanta -125 Portland +105
What you need to know about the Hawks
The Hawks beat the Bulls on Saturday, 108-97, snapping a three-game losing streak. The Hawks are tied with the Heat for the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference playoff bracket and are one game ahead of the seventh seed. Trae Young scored 33 points to lead Atlanta against Chicago on 9-of-14 shooting and chipped in seven assists.
Clint Capela had 20 points and 11 rebounds against the Bulls and is third in the league in double-doubles with 43. John Collins finished with 13 points and 10 rebounds. Bogdan Bogdanovic (hamstring) is probable for Monday's game. De'Andre Hunter (knee) is out.
What you need to know about the Blazers
Portland beat Boston on Sunday, 129-119. The Blazers are now in a three-way tie with the Mavericks and Lakers for the fifth through seventh seeds in the Western Conference. CJ McCollum scored 33 points, while Carmelo Anthony's three-pointer with 1:08 remaining helped seal the win after the Celtics had closed to within two points.
Damian Lillard double-doubled with 26 points and 13 assists on Sunday. Lillard and McCollum combined for 21 points in the fourth quarter to push Portland to a win. Norman Powell had 23 points. Portland has won four consecutive games, all on the road, after losing five straight.
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