Heat vs Hawks: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 2, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 2, 2021

The Atlanta Hawks (14-20) are underdogs () to break a four-game road losing streak when they visit the Miami Heat (17-17) on Tuesday, March 2 at 7:30 PM ET. The matchup’s point total is set at .

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from DraftKings Sportsbook as of March 2, 2021, 6:41 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Heat vs Hawks Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of March 2

Heat:
Avery Bradley: Out (Calf),
Jimmy Butler: Day To Day (Knee),
Gabe Vincent: Day To Day (Knee),
Meyers Leonard: Out For Season (Shoulder)

Hawks:
Kevin Huerter: Day To Day (Back),
Cam Reddish: Out (Achilles),
Kris Dunn: Out (Ankle/Knee),
Bogdan Bogdanovic: Day To Day (Knee),
De’Andre Hunter: Out (Right Knee)

Heat and Hawks Records ATS

  • Miami has covered the spread in less than half its games this season, putting together a record of 15-19 against the spread.
  • When favored by at least 4 points, the Heat are 4-9 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • Only 16 of 34 Miami games this season (47.1%) resulted in a total greater than the contest’s over/under.
  • Atlanta has a 16-18 record against the spread this season.
  • When playing as at least a 4-point underdog, the Hawks often come up short with only a 5-7 record against the spread.
  • 18 of Atlanta’s 34 games (52.9%) this season have fallen short of the over/under.

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Head to Head

In their last meeting, the Heat knocked off the Hawks 109-99. Kendrick Nunn led the Heat with 24 points, and John Collins paced the Hawks with 34. The Heat covered the spread as 2.5-point favorites, and the teams scored 208 total points to fall short of the 224.5-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/28/2021 Heat Heat -2.5 224.5 -139 116 Regular Season 109-99 MIA*
  • 2/28/2021 DNP – Heat: Jimmy Butler;
    Hawks: De’Andre Hunter

Scoring Trends

  • In Miami’s matchups this season, the Heat and their opponents have exceeded Tuesday’s total of 220.5 points 12 times (35.3% of opportunities).
  • In Atlanta’s games this year, the competing teams added up to a higher point total than Tuesday’s matchup point total in 20 out of 34 matchups (58.8%).
  • On average, the over/under in Heat games is 3.5 points fewer than the over/under of 220.5 points in this contest.
  • A difference of 5.7 points separates the average total points bet in Hawks’ games (226.2 points) and this contest’s over/under (220.5 points).
  • The average implied total for the Heat this season is 112.7 points, 0.7 more points than their implied total of 112 points in Tuesday’s game.
  • Miami has outscored its implied point total for this matchup (112) 13 times this season.
  • The average implied point total on the season for the Hawks (116.5) is 8.5 more points than the team’s implied total in this matchup (108).
  • Atlanta has put up more than 108 points in 26 games on the season.
  • The Heat are the league’s 24th-highest scoring team (107.7 PPG), while the Hawks allow the 21st-fewest points per game (113.1) in NBA play.
  • The Heat have been out-scored by 53 points this season (1.6 points per game on average), and opponents of the Hawks have out-scored them by only two more points on the year (zero per game).

Heat Leaders

  • The Heat points and assists leader is Jimmy Butler. He averages 20.1 points per game and adds 7.8 assists.
  • Butler’s assists prop over/under for the contest is set at 6.5 assists, 1.3 assists less than his season average of 7.8.
  • Miami’s rebounding leader is Bam Adebayo, who grabs 9.7 per game.
  • Adebayo’s rebounding prop total for the game is listed at 10.5 rebounds, 0.8 rebounds greater than his season average of 9.7.
  • The Heat are led by Duncan Robinson from beyond the arc. He makes 3.3 shots from deep per game.
  • Robinson’s three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 3.5, 0.2 shots greater than his season average of 3.3.
  • Butler leads the team with 1.9 steals per game. Adebayo collects 1.1 blocks an outing to pace Miami.
  • Butler’s steals prop total for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.4 steals lower than his season average of 1.9.

Hawks Leaders

  • The Hawks go-to guy, Trae Young, leads the team in both scoring (26.5 points per game) and assists (9.5 assists per game).
  • Young’s points prop over/under for the game is set at 28.5, 2.0 points higher than his season average of 26.5.
  • Clint Capela collects all of the boards and is the Atlanta leader in rebounds, pulling down 14.0 per game.
  • Capela’s PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 27.5, 2.3 less than his season average of 29.8.
  • Young makes more threes per game than any other member of the Hawks, cashing in 2.4 treys per game.
  • Young’s three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 2.5, 0.1 shots greater than his season average of 2.4.
  • Nobody on Atlanta grabs more steals than Cameron Reddish (1.3 per game) or blocks more shots than Capela (2.3 per game).
  • Capela’s blocks prop over/under for the game is set at 1.5, 0.8 blocks lower than his season average of 2.3.

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