NBA Preview: Atlanta Hawks vs. Portland Trail Blazers

by Dirty on February 18, 2012

Betting on Trail Blazers Basketball The Atlanta Hawks and the Portland Trail Blazers will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Rose Garden.

Odds aren’t yet posted for this game, so check back later for the opening line and total.

The Hawks were a 101-99 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Suns. They covered the 1.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (200) made winners of OVER bettors.

The Trail Blazers were a 74-71 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Clippers. They failed to cover the 2-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (145) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Atlanta:
Team record: 19-11 SU, 15-14-1 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Portland
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Portland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Chicago are 6-4
After playing Phoenix are 3-7
After a win are 6-4

Portland:
Team record: 16-15 SU, 16-15 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games
is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing at home against Atlanta

When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing LA Lakers are 8-2
After playing LA Clippers are 6-4
After a loss are 8-2

Next up:
Atlanta at Chicago, Monday, February 20
Portland at LA Lakers, Monday, February 20

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