Atlanta Hawks vs. Indiana Pacers NBA Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights & Trends for May 6, 2021

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BetMGM Jun 16, 2021, 2:31 PM

The Atlanta Hawks (37-30) will look to continue a three-game win streak when they visit the Indiana Pacers (30-35) on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse as 5.5-point favorites. The matchup airs at 8:00 PM ET on BSIN. The over/under is 240.5 for the matchup.

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Hawks vs Pacers Betting Information
FavoriteSpreadFavorite Spread OddsUnderdog Spread OddsTotalOver Total OddsUnder Total Odds
Hawks-5.5-110-110240.5-110-110

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Point Total Insights

  • Atlanta and its opponents have gone over Thursday's 240.5 total in 10 out of 67 games (14.9%) this season.
  • In 20 out of Indiana's 65 games this season (30.8%), the competing teams combined for more points than the over/under in Thursday's matchup.
  • The total for the matchup of 240.5 is 12.8 points more than the combined points per game averages for the Hawks (113.1 points per game) and the Pacers (114.6 points per game).
  • The 226.3 points per game these two teams allow their opponents to score on average this season are 14.2 fewer than the 240.5 total in this contest.
  • On average, the over/under in Hawks games is 16.1 points fewer than the over/under of 240.5 points in this contest.
  • Pacers' games have an over/under of 229.6 points this season, 10.9 points fewer than the total points bet for this matchup.

Hawks Betting Data

  • Atlanta has a 34-31 record against the spread this season.
  • The Hawks' record against the spread as at least a 5.5-point favorite is above .500 at 11-10.
  • Atlanta often does not hit the over, only breaking the point total in 29 of 65 games (44.6%).

Hawks Key Players

  • Trae Young leads the Hawks in points and assists. He scores 25.3 points per game while tacking on 9.5 assists.
  • Atlanta is led in rebounds by Clint Capela's 14.4 per game.
  • Bogdan Bogdanovic is the top three-point shooter for the Hawks, knocking down 3.1 per game.
  • Atlanta's blocks leader is Capela, who averages 2.1 per game. Cam Reddish leads the team averaging 1.3 steals a game.

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Hawks Last 10 Games

Hawks Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalHawks MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/5/2021Suns135-103 ATLYesHome-4.5247.5-250200Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/3/2021Trail Blazers123-114 ATLYesHome-8.5249.5-450340Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/1/2021Bulls108-97 ATLYesHome-4.5232.5-225185Regular SeasonYesUnder
4/30/202176ers126-104 PHINoAway+17.5219.51300-3000Regular SeasonNoOver
4/28/202176ers127-83 PHINoAway+27.5210.53300-10000Regular SeasonNoUnder
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
6-45-53-7-0221.4110.7110.7+5.436.4%

Hawks Injuries

Hawks:Cam Reddish: Out (Achilles),De'Andre Hunter: Out (Knee)

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Pacers Betting Data

  • Indiana has covered the spread in less than half of its outings, going 23-41 ATS.
  • When they are at least 5.5-point underdogs, the Pacers have a record ATS of 4-10.
  • Indiana has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 57.8% of matchups this year (37 out of 64 contests).

Pacers Key Players

  • Malcolm Brogdon racks up 21.2 points per game and is the top scorer for the Pacers.
  • Indiana's leader in rebounds is Domantas Sabonis with 11.9 per game, and its leader in assists is T.J. McConnell with 6.6 per game.
  • Brogdon averages 2.6 three-pointers per game, the most on the Pacers.
  • McConnell (1.8 steals per game) is the steal leader for Indiana while Myles Turner (3.4 blocks per game) is the block leader.

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Pacers Last 10 Games

Pacers Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalPacers MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/5/2021Kings104-93 SACNoHome+10.5216.5750-1200Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/3/2021Wizards154-141 WASNoAway+14.5268.51300-3000Regular SeasonYesOver
5/1/2021Thunder152-95 INDYesAway-42.5239.5-100003300Regular SeasonYesOver
4/29/2021Nets130-113 BKNNoHome+16.5246.51200-3000Regular SeasonNoUnder
4/27/2021Trail Blazers133-112 PORNoHome+10.5252.5675-1100Regular SeasonNoUnder
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
4-65-56-4-0238.1119119.1-7.233.8%

Pacers Injuries

Pacers:Edmond Sumner: Out (Knee),Myles Turner: Out (Toe),JaKarr Sampson: Out (Head),T.J. Warren: Out For Season (Foot),Jeremy Lamb: Out (Knee),Malcolm Brogdon: Out (Hamstring)

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