Hawks vs Thunder: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 26, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 26, 2021

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander leads the Oklahoma City Thunder (13-19) into a matchup against the Atlanta Hawks (14-18) after putting up 42 points in a 102-99 win over the Spurs. The Thunder are 3.5-point underdogs in the game on Friday, February 26, 2021, which starts at 8:00 PM ET on FS-OK. The matchup has an over/under of 223.5.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from William Hill Sportsbook as of February 26, 2021, 12:55 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Hawks vs Thunder Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of February 26

Hawks:
Cam Reddish: Day To Day (Achilles),
Kris Dunn: Out (Right ankle),
Bogdan Bogdanovic: Out (Knee),
De’Andre Hunter: Out (Right Knee)

Thunder:
Trevor Ariza: Out (Personal),
Hamidou Diallo: Out (Groin),
Al Horford: Out (Rest),
George Hill: Out (Thumb)

Hawks and Thunder Records ATS

  • Atlanta is an even 16-16 against the spread this season.
  • The Hawks are an even 6-6 against the spread this season when they are at least a 3.5-point favorite.
  • Only 15 of 32 Atlanta games this season (46.9%) resulted in a total more than the contest’s over/under.
  • Oklahoma City has regularly covered the spread this season with a record of 18-14.
  • Oklahoma City and its opponents have regularly been held under the total points bet this season, only hitting the over in 43.8% (14) of their 32 games played.

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Scoring Trends

  • Atlanta’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Friday’s matchup over/under (223.5 points) in 17 out of 32 opportunities (53.1% of matchups).
  • In Oklahoma City’s games this season, the competing teams combined for a higher point total than Friday’s matchup over/under in 12 out of 32 matchups (37.5%).
  • On average, the Hawks have seen a 226.8 over/under in their games this season, 3.3 more points than the over/under in this contest.
  • A difference of 4.7 points separates this matchup’s over/under (223.5 points) and the average total points bet in Thunder’s games (218.8 points) this season.
  • The Hawks’ average implied point total this season is 2.8 more points than their implied total in Friday’s game (116.8 implied points on average compared to 114 implied points in this game).
  • So far this season, Atlanta has outscored its implied point total for this matchup (114) 17 times.
  • The 113.8-point average implied total on the season for the Thunder is 3.8 more points than the team’s 110-point implied total in this matchup.
  • Oklahoma City has scored more than 110 points 11 times this season.
  • The Hawks are the NBA’s 13th-highest scoring team (113.7 PPG), while the Thunder allow their opponents the 16th-fewest points per game (112.1) in the league.
  • The Hawks have put up only 17 more points than their opponents this year (an average of 0.6 per game), while the Thunder have been out-scored by opponents on average this year (by 174 total points, -5.4 per game).

Hawks Leaders

  • The Hawks points and assists leader is Trae Young. He averages 27.2 points per game and dishes out 9.5 assists.
  • Young’s points prop over/under for the game is set at 27.5, 0.3 points greater than his season average of 27.2.
  • Atlanta is led in rebounds by Clint Capela’s 13.8 per game.
  • Capela’s rebounding prop total for the matchup is listed at 12.5 rebounds, 1.3 rebounds less than his season average of 13.8.
  • The Hawks are led by Young from long distance. He makes 2.4 shots from deep per game.
  • Young’s three pointers made prop over/under for the game is set at 2.5, 0.1 shots higher than his season average of 2.4.
  • Atlanta’s steals leader is Cameron Reddish, who averages 1.3 per game. Capela leads the team averaging 2.2 blocks a game.
  • Capela’s blocks prop over/under for the game is set at 1.5, 0.7 blocks lower than his season average of 2.2.

Thunder Leaders

  • Gilgeous-Alexander’s strong showing this season give him the top spot on the Thunder scoring and assists leaderboards with 23.5 points per game and 6.4 assists per game.
  • Gilgeous-Alexander’s points prop over/under for the contest is set at 18.5, 5.0 points less than his season average of 23.5.
  • When it comes to rebounds, Darius Bazley is the Oklahoma City leader with 7.3 per game.
  • Bazley’s rebounding prop total for the game is set at 6.5 boards, 0.8 rebounds less than his season average of 7.3.
  • Al Horford leads the Thunder in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 2.1 made threes per game.
  • Horford’s three pointers made prop total for the game is set at 1.5, 0.6 shots less than his season average of 2.1.
  • Theo Maledon is at the top of Oklahoma City’s steals hierarchy with 1.0 steals per game and Horford leads the squad in blocks with 0.7 per game.
  • Maledon’s steals prop over/under for the game is set at 0.5, 0.5 steals lower than his season average of 1.0.

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