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Atlanta Hawks vs New York Knicks Game 1 NBA Picks and Predictions 5/23/21

Hawks vs Knicks Game 1 Predictions and Preview on this NBA Playoffs Game 1 tipping off Sunday May 23, 2021


Atlanta Hawks vs New York Knicks battle it out in this game one of this Eastern Conference playoffs round one I’ve got a Free Pick followed up by our Parlay of the Week in the Grizzlies vs Jazz game, so stay tuned for this sports betting preview.

Let’s get started on this matchup tipping off at 7:00pm et at the Madison Square Garden where the Draftkings NBA Odds have the Knicks listed as a -1.5 as a -3.5 point favorite. The over/under is currently at 215 total points. 83% of the betting public have their money behind New York as the home favorite. Both teams finished winning seven of their last 10 games and 41-31 overall. This NBA Regular Season these teams faced each other three times and New York swept the board and won all 3 games. In those games the Knicks shot over 51% from the field and over 45% from 3-point land. The Hawks on road are in the middle of the pack on offense and defense that score an average of 112 points per game while giving up an average of 113.7 points per game on defense.

The Knicks come into this game playing their first playoff game in 8 years. At home this season, the Knicks are sub par on offense, averaging 109.3 points per game, but have the second best defense in the league that only gives up 105 points per game.

Atlanta is 0-6-1 against the spread in their last 7 games against New York and the total has gone over in 4 of the Hawks last 5 games when playing on the road against New York.

New York is 15-5 against the spread in their last 20 games and the total has gone under in 4 of the Knicks last 5 games.

In this Atlanta Hawks vs New York Knicks NBA Playoffs Game 1, we’re rolling with the over 214 points and laying that -120 price.

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