Bucks vs Hawks Prediction and Odds
Bucks vs Hawks Prediction and Odds: While the bookmakers prefer the Bucks, the statistics predict a close game in which either team could win.
The Milwaukee Bucks (26-14) and the Atlanta Hawks (19-21) are set to clash against each other tonight at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, GA. This will be the 4th meeting between the two teams this season. The Hawks have beaten the Bucks twice this season. The Bucks have won 3 out of their last 5 games while the Hawks have won just 3 out of their last 8 games.
The Hawks will be hoping of extending their winning streak against the Bucks to 3 games while the Bucks will be looking forward to settling the score of the last game’s defeat at the hands of the Atlanta Hawks in tonight’s game.
Bucks vs Hawks Prediction: Last 5 Games Analysis
The Hawks have won two of their last 5 home games. The victories came against the likes of the Detroit Pistons and the Orlando Magic.
In the last 5 home games
- The Atlanta Hawks have averaged 118.4 points.
- The Atlanta Hawks have conceded 115.6 points on an average
- The number of games ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 3
- The number of games ended with a difference of 4-10 points or more: 2
The Milwaukee Bucks have won 2 of their last 5 away games. They beat the New York Knicks and Toronto Raptors in their last 5 away games.
In the last 5 away games
- The Milwaukee Bucks have averaged 109.2 points.
- The Milwaukee Bucks have conceded 116.8 points on an average
- The number of games ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
- The number of games ended with a difference of 4-10 points or more: 4
Neither team has the performance momentum at the moment
Bucks vs Hawks Prediction: Offense and Defense Comparisons
The Bucks’ offense averages 112.4 points per game. The Bucks are 18th in terms of points scored per game. The Bucks are first in dribbles and second overall in rebounds. The Bucks are placed 23rd on the adjusted offensive ratings for the NBA this season.
The Hawks’ offense averages 46.8% field goal attempts and 115.3 points per game, the eleventh most points ever accumulated in a game. The Hawks are second in field goals and first in two-pointers attempts. According to dunksandthrees.com’s adjusted offensive ratings for this season, the Hawks are now 21st.
The Atlanta Hawks are marginally ahead on the attack.
The Bucks allow 110.7 points to their opponents while making them shoot 45.6% from the field. Regarding defensive points surrendered this season, the Bucks are sixth in the NBA. The Bucks had the third-highest defensive ratings in the NBA this season based on dunks and three-pointers.
The Hawks allow 116.6 points to their opponents while forcing them to shoot 47.6% from the field. In terms of points allowed on defense this year, the Hawks are ranked 23rd. The Hawks have the 19th-best adjusted defensive ratings this season.
The Bucks have a stronger defense as compared to the Atlanta Hawks.
Bucks vs Hawks Odds
The Atlanta Hawks will be starting as a home favorite in their upcoming game against the Milwaukee Bucks. The latest spread, the Moneyline, and the win probability for this game are:
- Milwaukee Bucks -5: (-105)
- Atlanta Hawks +5: (-110)
- Milwaukee Bucks: -185
- Atlanta Hawks: +168
Win Probability (Smarkets)
- Milwaukee Bucks: 63%
- Atlanta Hawks: 37%
Bucks vs Hawks Prediction: Last Game Analysis
Will the Hawks Defeat the Bucks Once Again This Season?
The Atalanta Hawks have had an average campaign so far while the Bucks are among the Top 3 teams in the East.
The last game between the two teams was in the backyard of the Milwaukee Bucks. The Atlanta Hawks defeated the Bucks in their backyard by 121-106 points. This was the 2nd consecutive win for the Hawks against the Bucks. The game saw a complete team effort put in by the Hawks.
The Hawks dominated from the very first quarter and were ahead of the Bucks by 3 points by the end of the first half. By the time the final whistle was blown, the Hawks were ahead of the Bucks by 15 points. Tonight the Hawks will be hoping of putting on a similar display of form and extend their winning run against the Bucks to 3 games this season.
Bucks vs Hawks Prediction and Odds: Head-to-head
The Bucks and the Hawks have played each other 232 times in the NBA regular season. Both teams have won an equal number of games, 116, as of now.
In the last 5 games between the Bucks and the Hawks, the Hawks have won 3 and the Bucks have won 2. The last game between the two teams ended in a win for the Atlanta Hawks (115-124).
Hawks vs Bucks Prediction: 2022-23 Performance
The Milwaukee Bucks have a better form this season. They are currently at 26-14 and 3rd in the Eastern Conference. The Bucks won 4 of the last 10 fixtures. At home, they have won 16 games while losing the other 5 games. On the road trips, they faced 9 defeats out of the 19 games.
The Bucks are currently on a 1 game-winning streak. Playing against the teams from their own conference, the Bucks have managed to win 14 and lost 10 games.
The Atlanta Hawks on the other hand have had more defeats than victories this season. The Hawks have managed to win 19 games and lost 21 games this season. Their overall campaign has been in shambles. In their last 10 games, they have won only 4 games and lost 6 games.
Their home record stands at 11-8 while they have won 8 of their 21 away games. The Atlanta Hawks are currently on 1 game winning streak. Playing the teams from their own conference, the Hawks have managed 13 games while losing 14 games.
Bucks vs Hawks Prediction and Odds: Players to Watch Out
Trae Young (Point Guard)
Points Per Game: 27.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 2.9 | Assists Per Game: 9.9
Dejounte Murray (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 20.5 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.4 | Assists Per Game: 6.2
Bogdanovic (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 17.1| Rebounds Per Game: 3.9 | Assists Per Game: 2.4
Giannis Antetokounmpo (Power Forward)
Points Per Game: 32.0| Rebounds Per Game: 11.8 | Assists Per Game: 5.2
Jrue Holiday (Forward)
Points Per Game: 18.2| Rebounds Per Game: 5.0 | Assists Per Game: 7.1
Brook Lopez (Center)
Points Per Game: 14.5 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.5 | Blocks Per Game: 2.6
Bucks vs Hawks Winner Prediction
- Neither teams have the momentum advantage
- The Hawks have a marginal attack advantage
- The Bucks have the defense advantage
- Overall: Either team could win this game
Both teams have been performing ordinarily during the last few games. The Bookmakers prefer the Bucks because of the back-to-back away wins but those narrow wins could have gone either way. We think this game will be close as well and both teams have an equal probability of winning this game.