We've got another exciting Eastern Conference matchup on Wednesday's NBA schedule as the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks are set to tip at 7:30 p.m. ET at State Farm Arena. Atlanta is 9-10 overall and 3-5 at home, while Brooklyn is 10-9 overall and 3-4 on the road. The Nets have been one of the most profitable plays in the NBA this season, while the Hawks have been one of the worst.
The Nets are 14-4-1 against the spread in 2023-24, while the Hawks are 5-14 against the number. However, Atlanta is favored by 3.5 points in the latest Hawks vs. Nets odds, per SportsLine consensus, and the over/under is 243 points. Before entering any Nets vs. Hawks picks, you'll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Hawks vs. Nets spread: Hawks -3.5
- Hawks vs. Nets over/under: 243 points
- Hawks vs. Nets money line: Hawks: -164, Nets: +138
- Hawks vs. Nets picks: See picks at SportsLine
What you need to know about the Nets
Last Saturday, Brooklyn got the win against Orlando by a conclusive final score of 129-101. Mikal Bridges was the offensive standout of the game as he scored 42 points to go along with five rebounds and three blocks. Dennis Smith Jr. contributed a double-double off the bench with 10 points and 11 rebounds while also dishing out six assists.
It was Brooklyn's fourth win in five games, and the Nets continue to be one of the NBA's best 3-point shooting teams. Brooklyn went 14-for-34 from the 3-point line in the win over Orlando and is ranked second this season in team 3-point shooting (39.0%). That's helped the Nets rank eighth in the NBA in scoring (116.7 ppg). Ben Simmons (back) and Lonnie Walker IV (hamstring) are out for Brooklyn. See which team to pick here.
What you need to know about the Hawks
Meanwhile, Atlanta fell 132-121 to the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday. Even though the team lost, it still had its share of impressive performances. Trae Young dropped a double-double on 32 points and 12 assists, while Dejounte Murray scored 30 points.
It was Atlanta's third loss in four games, but the Hawks are still second in the NBA in scoring (123.2 ppg) and will look to push the tempo on Wednesday. They rank fourth in the NBA in pace (102.2 possessions per game) and have scored at least 120 points in every win they've recorded this season. Jalen Johnson (wrist) is out for Atlanta. See which team to pick here.
How to make Hawks vs. Nets picks
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