Atlanta Hawks vs Miami Heat prediction 2016.12.07:
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The Atlanta Hawks (7-2) consult with the Miami Heat (2-7) on Tuesday night hoping to continue their four-video games winning streak. The Hawks havebeen playing good so far even as on the opposite side the warmth proceed to battle.
The Atlanta Hawks sooner or later look like a true contender in the East, as they are playing equally good on both sides of the court. Many doubted the addition of Dwight Howard in the summertime, however up to now his presence has been the key to a great start for the excessive-flying Hawks, who high the Southeast Division with a report of 7-2!!!
The aforementioned Howard is having an awfully strong season so far, averaging 15.2 ppg, 12.Four rpg and 1.9 bpg in just 28.7 mpg. Dennis Schroder enters the competition in opposition to the warmness averaging an exceptional sixteen.Three ppg, three.Eight rpg and dispensing 6.2 apg in 30 minutes per contest, proving he’s more than capable of replacing Jeff Teague who left the Hawks and signed with the Indiana Pacers during the summer time. Another participant that has been huge contributor for the Hawks this season is Paul Millsap with 16.7 ppg, 7.Eight rpg and four.0 apg in 32 minutes of motion. As stated before, the Hawks have been superb on each ends, averaging 109.6 ppg (2nd within the NBA) even as allowing 98.9 ppg (sixth), with a scoring margin of +10.7. They’ve been in particular just right within the rebounding division, averaging 58 boards per recreation, even as enabling simplest 48.Three boards to their opposition (1st). Their excellent protective presence is forcing their opponents to show the ball over 17.3 times per contest on ordinary. Mike Scott (knee) and Tiago Splitter (Hamstring) are both out indefinitely and will absolutely leave out the Tuesday night go back and forth to Florida.
Miami suffered an extra setback Tuesday, as the heat absorbed a 114-103 loss by the hands of the surging Knicks. Up ahead is a rematch with the Hawks, whom in addition they lost to 93-90 on November 15.
Goran Dragic and Hassan Whiteside shaped an pleasant inside of-external combo against the Knicks, scoring 29 and 23 facets, respectively.
Dragic wasn’t round when the Heats lost to Atlanta the final time around so the end result of that contest is arguably moot. After all, having Dragic on the ground is a giant plus for Miami, who went eleven-for-25 from the three-factor area in opposition to the Knicks with the Slovenian guard accounting for four treys.
Whiteside, alternatively, shall be instrumental on security, chiefly on the glass. He had a monster double-double of 19 elements and 25 rebounds within the November tussle with Atlanta.
Total, the heat are seventh in the league with 44.8 rebounds per recreation.
Miami is three-1 SU and ATS in its last four road games.
It’s been a free fall for Atlanta of late. The Hawks were once once more unable to get out of their stoop, dropping to the Oklahoma Thunder at dwelling Monday night, 102-99, accordingly prolonging their skid to seven video games.
Offense has comfortably been no longer right for Atlanta over the direction of its rut, averaging just ninety one.Zero PPG in these seven video games, the fewest among all teams during the identical stretch. The Hawks, nevertheless, don’t rather have to score rather a lot against an extra offensively challenged crew like Miami, which is simply twenty eighth in the NBA in points per game. In a the aforementioned earlier meeting with the heat, Atlanta shot 46.Three percent from the floor and received a low-scoring game.
Dennis Schroder led the Hawks in that recreation with 18 points even as Mike Muscala and Tim Hardaway Jr. Brought 14 and 15 features off the bench, respectively.
The Hawks’ safety is expected to hold the workforce later tonight, nevertheless. They’re 11th within the NBA with 102.Three elements allowed per recreation.
Atlanta is four-2 ATS in its final six home games against Miami.