76ers Vs Hawks: NBA Betting Preview, Tips And Picks – April 28, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on April 28, 2021

The Philadelphia 76ers (40-21) hit the court against the Atlanta Hawks (34-28) as 8-point favorites on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at 7:00 PM ET on NBCS-PH. The point total is 220 for the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect data from DraftKings sportsbook as of April 28, 2021, 7:05 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

76ers vs Hawks Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of April 28

Mike Scott: Day To Day (Hip)

Tony Snell: Out (Ankle),
Trae Young: Out (Ankle),
Cam Reddish: Out (Achilles),
Kevin Huerter: Day To Day (Shoulder),
Brandon Goodwin: Day To Day (Ankle),
De’Andre Hunter: Out (Knee)

Computer Picks

Spread Pick Hawks (+8)
Total Pick Over (220)
Prediction 76ers 114, Hawks 109

The spread for this matchup suggested by the model (5.5 points) is a little bit less than the 8-point edge DraftKings gives to the 76ers, though the data still has them as the favorite.

In this matchup, the model projects a total (223.3 points) slightly higher than the DraftKings over/under (220 points).

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76ers Key Players

Joel Embiid 42 29.8 10.9 3.1 1.1 1.4 1.2
Tobias Harris 52 20.0 7.1 3.6 1.0 0.9 1.4
Ben Simmons 49 14.8 7.6 7.0 1.6 0.7 0.1
Shake Milton 53 13.3 2.3 2.9 0.6 0.3 1.1
Seth Curry 48 12.0 2.1 2.8 0.8 0.2 2.0

76ers Player Props

  • Joel Embiid’s points prop over/under for the game is set at 28.5, 1.3 points lower than his season average of 29.8.
  • Ben Simmons’ PRA prop total for the contest is set at 25.5, 3.9 less than his season average of 29.4.
  • Danny Green’s three pointers made prop total for the game is set at 3.5, 0.9 shots greater than his season average of 2.6.
  • Matisse Thybulle’s steals prop over/under for the game is set at 1.5, 0.1 steals less than his season average of 1.6.

Hawks Key Players

Trae Young 54 25.3 3.9 9.6 0.9 0.2 2.3
John Collins 53 17.8 7.6 1.3 0.5 1.0 1.2
De’Andre Hunter 20 16.0 5.1 2.1 0.9 0.5 1.6
Clint Capela 54 15.5 14.7 0.8 0.7 2.1 0.0
Bogdan Bogdanovic 37 15.2 3.7 3.2 1.0 0.2 3.0

Hawks Player Props

  • Trae Young’s PRA prop total for the game is set at 37.5, 1.3 lower than his season average of 38.8.
  • Clint Capela’s rebounding prop total for the matchup is set at 14.5 boards, 0.2 rebounds lower than his season average of 14.7.
  • Bogdan Bogdanovic’s three pointers made prop over/under for the game is set at 4.5, 1.5 shots higher than his season average of 3.0.
  • Capela’s blocks prop total for the game is set at 2.5, 0.4 blocks higher than his season average of 2.1.

Shooting Trends

  • The 76ers are shooting 47.5% from the field this season, 1.2 percentage points higher than the 46.3% the Hawks allow to opponents.
  • In games Philadelphia shoots higher than 46.3% from the field, it is 23-15 against the spread and 30-8 overall.
  • Atlanta has a 23-8-1 record against the spread and a 26-6 record overall when allowing its opponents to knock down more than 47.5% of their shots from the field.
  • The Hawks have shot at a 46.4% clip from the field this season, 0.8 percentage points greater than the 45.6% shooting opponents of the 76ers have averaged.
  • Atlanta is 24-10 against the spread and 23-11 overall when it shoots higher than 45.6% from the field.
  • This season, Philadelphia has a 22-15-1 record against the spread and a 29-9 straight up record when it allows opponents to shoot over 46.4% from the field.
  • The 76ers are hitting 37% of their three-point shots this season, 2.3% higher than the 34.7% the Hawks allow opponents to shoot from deep.
  • Philadelphia has a 21-14 record against the spread and a 27-8 record overall when the team connects on more than 34.7% of its three-point attempts.
  • Atlanta is 26-11 against the spread while putting together a 26-11 straight-up record when its opponents shoot above 37% from beyond the arc.
  • The Hawks are making 37% of their shots from deep, which is 0.6 percentage points higher than the 36.4% the 76ers’ opponents are averaging on the season.
  • Atlanta is 24-6-1 against the spread and 24-7 overall when shooting over 36.4% as a team from three-point range.
  • Philadelphia has a 23-8-1 ATS record and a 26-6 straight-up record in games this season it has shot better than 37% from three-point range.
  • The 76ers’ 11 made three-pointers per game this season is 1.5 fewer made shots on average than the 12.5 per game the Hawks allow.
  • Atlanta has gone 24-7-1 against the spread and 25-7 overall this season in games it has out-shot its opponents from the three-point line. When Philadelphia makes fewer threes than its opponents, it is 14-19-1 ATS and 17-17 straight up.
  • The 76ers rank 26th in the NBA in made three-pointers, while the Hawks give up the eighth-fewest made threes in the league.

76ers vs Hawks Stat Rankings

76ers Rank 76ers AVG Hawks AVG Hawks Rank
13th 113.3 Points Scored 113.3 14th
7th 108.8 Points Allowed 111.1 14th
4th 45.2 Rebounds 45.3 8th
14th 10 Off. Rebounds 10.6 7th
26th 11 3pt Made 12.5 16th
23rd 23.2 Assists 24.1 20th
23rd 14.2 Turnovers 12.7 10th

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