Cleveland Cavaliers vs Atlanta Hawks Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Mar. 31

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Mar 31, 2022, 11:46 AM
  • The Hawks (28-31) are -5.5 favorites vs. the Cavaliers (35-24)
  • Total (Over/Under): 225.5 points
  • Thursday, March 31, 2022 at 7:30pm EDT
  • Watch the game on BSOH

The Cleveland Cavaliers visit State Farm Arena to take on the Atlanta Hawks on Thursday. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:30pm EDT in Atlanta.

The Hawks are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -5.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Cavaliers are against the spread, while the Hawks are against the spread.

The Cavaliers vs Hawks Over/Under is 225.5 total points for the game.


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Cavaliers vs. Hawks Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Cleveland Cavaliers+5.5 -110O 225.5 -110180
Atlanta Hawks -5.5 -110U 225.5 -110-225

Against the spread this NBA season, the Cavaliers have gone:

  • Away Spread Record against the Spread (Away Spread Units Units / Away Spread ROI ROI)
  • Away Moneyline Record against the Moneyline (Away ML Units Units / Away ML ROI ROI)
  • Away Record Over against the Over for game total points (Away Over Units Units / Away Over ROI ROI)
  • Away Under Record against the Under for game total points (Away Under Units Units / Away Under ROI ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have hit the Moneyline in 42 of their last 74 games (+16.80 Units / 13% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have covered the 1Q Spread in 25 of their last 37 away games (+14.95 Units / 36% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have hit the 4Q Game Total Under in 44 of their last 74 games (+12.17 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have hit the 1H Game Total Over in 14 of their last 21 games (+7.56 Units / 33% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have covered the 1H Spread in 41 of their last 75 games (+4.51 Units / 5% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 29 of their last 74 games (-19.29 Units / -24% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only hit the Game Total Over in 31 of their last 74 games (-14.10 Units / -17% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only covered the 2Q Spread in 11 of their last 34 games (-13.20 Units / -35% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only hit the 2H Moneyline in 8 of their last 26 away games (-13.10 Units / -40% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only hit the 3Q Game Total Over in 32 of their last 76 games (-12.12 Units / -14% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Hawks have gone:

  • Home Spread Record against the Spread (Home Spread Units Units / Home Spread ROI ROI)
  • Home Moneyline Record against the Moneyline (Home ML Units Units / Home ML ROI ROI)
  • Home Over Record against the Over for game total points (Home Over Units Units / Home Over ROI ROI)
  • Home Under Record against the Under for game total points (Home Under Units Units / Home Under ROI ROI)
  • The Atlanta Hawks have hit the 2Q Game Total Over in 45 of their last 74 games (+14.28 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Atlanta Hawks have hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 19 of their last 25 games at home (+12.32 Units / 45% ROI)
  • The Atlanta Hawks have covered the 2Q Spread in 23 of their last 33 games (+11.85 Units / 33% ROI)
  • The Atlanta Hawks have hit the 1H Game Total Over in 29 of their last 45 games (+11.32 Units / 23% ROI)
  • The Atlanta Hawks have hit the Moneyline in 16 of their last 19 games at home (+11.20 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Atlanta Hawks have only hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 28 of their last 74 games (-21.32 Units / -26% ROI)
  • The Atlanta Hawks have only hit the Team Total Under in 27 of their last 70 games (-18.38 Units / -23% ROI)
  • The Atlanta Hawks have only hit the 1H Game Total Under in 30 of their last 74 games (-16.94 Units / -21% ROI)
  • The Atlanta Hawks have only hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 26 of their last 66 games (-15.02 Units / -20% ROI)
  • The Atlanta Hawks have only hit the 4Q Game Total Under in 7 of their last 27 games at home (-15.01 Units / -51% ROI)

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Cleveland Cavaliers: Keys to the Game vs. the Atlanta Hawks

The Cavaliers were 7-19 (.269) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points last season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .553

The Cavaliers were 5-23 (.179) when allowing 15 or more fastbreak points last season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .413

The Cavaliers were 6-36 (.143) when allowing 110 or more points last season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .321

The Cavaliers are 19-6 (.760) when they win the turnover margin this season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .561

Atlanta Hawks: Keys to the Game vs. the Cleveland Cavaliers

The Hawks were 18-4 (.818) when shooting 40% or better from three last season — tied for 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .716

The Hawks are 11-6 (.647) when allowing 15 or more second chance points this season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .468

The Hawks were 14-3 (.824) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points last season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .553

Injury Report: Hawks vs. Cavaliers - Thursday's Game, Mar. 31

  • Jalen Johnson (Hawks): Johnson did not play in Wednesday's game (Mar. 30) against the Thunder.
  • John Collins (Hawks): Collins is sidelined indefinitely, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic.
  • Danilo Gallinari (Hawks): Gallinari did not play in Wednesday's game (Mar. 30) against the Thunder.
  • Skylar Mays (Hawks): Mays did not play in Wednesday's game (Mar. 30) against the Thunder.
  • Jarrett Allen (Cavaliers): Allen has a fractured finger and is out indefinitely, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic.
  • Collin Sexton (Cavaliers): Sexton underwent surgery on a torn meniscus in his left knee and is expected to miss the rest of the season, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
  • Rajon Rondo (Cavaliers): Rondo did not play in Wednesday's game (Mar. 30) against the Mavericks.
  • Dean Wade (Cavaliers): Wade underwent surgery and won't return this season.
  • Evan Mobley (Cavaliers): The Cavaliers announced that Mobley will miss the team's next three games.

Cleveland Cavaliers Offensive Stats & Trends

The Cavaliers averaged 102.5 points per game (7,379 points/72 games) last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 111.8

The Cavaliers averaged 51.8 points per game (3,726 points/72 games) in the first half last season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 56.5

The Cavaliers made 9.9 three-pointers per game last season — tied for lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.7

The Cavaliers averaged 50.3 points per game (3,568 points/71 games) in the second half last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 54.8

Atlanta Hawks Offensive Stats & Trends

The Hawks have averaged 11.4 turnovers per game (500 turnovers/44 games) this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 13.2

The Hawks have an assist to turnover ratio of 2.1 (1,030 assists/ 500 TOs) this season — tied for 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.8

The Hawks have averaged 5.8 turnovers per game (251 turnovers/43 games) in the second half this season — tied for 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 6.6

The Hawks averaged 28% free throw attempts for every field goal attempt (1,745 free throw attempts/6,281 field goal attempts) last season — 4th highest among NBA teams; League Avg: 25%

Cleveland Cavaliers Defensive Stats & Trends

The Cavaliers averaged 31.9 defensive rebounds per game (2,299 rebounds/72 games) last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

The Cavaliers have averaged 32.9 defensive rebounds per game (3,880 rebounds/118 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

The Cavaliers have averaged 4.2 blocks per game (254 blocks/61 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

Atlanta Hawks Defensive Stats & Trends

The Hawks have averaged 6.3 steals per game (279 steals/44 games) this season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

The Hawks have averaged 6.7 steals per game (782 steals/116 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

The Hawks have averaged 6.7 steals per game (397 steals/59 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6


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