Boston Celtics at Atlanta Hawks Matchup 3/28/2024

The Boston Celtics (57-15) are favored by 17.5 points versus the Atlanta Hawks (33-39) on March 28, 2024 at State Farm Arena. It's a contest featuring two of the highest-scoring squads in the NBA -- the Celtics are second (121.1 ppg) and the Hawks are fifth (119.2). The matchup has an over/under of 227.5 points.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Boston Celtics Celtics
85
-13 (-110)
-15.5 (-110)
226 pts
228.5 pts
-700
-1100
line-movement
Atlanta Hawks Hawks
82
+13 (-110)
+15.5 (-110)
+500
+700

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
37-36-0 18-17-0 19-19-0
40-32-1 22-14-1 18-18-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 3-2-1 2-1-1 1-1-0 5-3-0 3-0-0 2-3-0
220.5 to 225 10-7-0 4-0-0 6-7-0 4-3-0 2-1-0 2-2-0
225.5 to 229 10-7-2 7-4-0 3-3-2 3-3-0 2-2-0 1-1-0
229.5 to 235 7-6-0 3-4-0 4-2-0 1-6-0 0-3-0 1-3-0
235.5 to 240 6-4-0 4-3-0 2-1-0 4-14-0 2-5-0 2-9-0
240.5 and over 3-5-0 0-2-0 3-3-0 11-16-0 7-10-0 4-6-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
39-31-3 20-14-1 19-17-2
28-45-0 16-21-0 12-24-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 10-8-0 10-8-0 0-0-0 2-1-0 1-1-0 1-0-0
-7 to -10 8-4-1 8-4-1 0-0-0 6-8-0 4-3-0 2-5-0
-3.5 to -6.5 3-2-0 2-2-0 1-0-0 2-11-0 1-7-0 1-4-0
-0.5 to -3 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 10-8-0 6-4-0 4-4-0
0 to 3 2-3-0 0-0-0 2-3-0 2-9-0 2-4-0 0-5-0
+3.5 to +6.5 8-5-0 0-0-0 8-5-0 3-6-0 0-2-0 3-4-0
+7 to +10 4-4-2 0-0-0 4-4-2 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0
+10.5 or more 4-4-0 0-0-0 4-4-0 2-0-0 2-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 25-12 67.6% 54.1 119
Favorite 56-14 80% 56.4 121.1
After Losses 12-1 92.3% 65.4 123.7
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 19-17 52.8% 41.7 122.7
Underdog 10-20 33.3% 36.7 116.1
After Win 13-13 50% 46.2 119.1

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
113.3 29.3 29.5 28.5 26
115.2 28.9 29.6 29.2 27.5
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.2 27.3 27.9 28.7 26.3
102.9 25.6 26.4 26.8 24.1
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
117 30.2 29.6 28.6 28.6
111.4 28.2 28.9 28.5 25.8
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
114.8 29.8 29.8 28.4 26.8
113 28 28.2 27.9 28.9

Boston Celtics Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 BOS 104 @ CLE 105 +8.5 217 42.4% 12 14 39.5% 13 43.3% 11 8 47.6% 8
2/28/24 BOS 117 vs PHI 99 -11.5 231.5 52.7% 37 9 22.7% 14 39.4% 12 8 33.3% 9
2/14/24 BOS 118 @ BKN 110 +8 226.5 51.8% 23 7 40.5% 13 49.4% 26 7 45.5% 12
2/11/24 BOS 110 @ MIA 106 +8 225 50.6% 17 6 41% 9 41.2% 15 14 30% 7
2/8/24 BOS 125 vs ATL 117 -12 244 52.7% 11 6 34.7% 14 42.2% 20 13 31.7% 9

Atlanta Hawks Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 ATL 116 @ NY 100 -1.5 213.5 50.6% 23 13 32.3% 14 38.4% 11 17 30.8% 11
2/28/24 ATL 124 vs UTA 97 -2 238.5 49.5% 23 15 37.5% 17 37.2% 19 12 28.9% 17
2/11/24 ATL 122 vs HOU 113 -7 240.5 45.5% 37 9 34.1% 11 44% 19 16 30.2% 17
2/8/24 ATL 117 @ BOS 125 -12 244 42.2% 20 13 31.7% 9 52.7% 11 6 34.7% 14
2/6/24 ATL 141 vs LAC 149 +4 243.5 53.2% 27 13 50% 11 58.4% 31 8 60% 7

Celtics vs. Hawks Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Thursday, March 28, 2024
  • Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: NBCS
  • Favorite: Celtics (-17.5)
  • Total: 227.5

Celtics vs. Hawks Matchup Statistics

  • The Celtics record just 0.6 more points per game (121.1) than the Hawks allow (120.5).
  • The Celtics average 121.1 points per game (second in the league) while allowing 109.6 per contest (sixth in the NBA). They have a +831 scoring differential overall and outscore opponents by 11.5 points per game.
  • The Hawks put up 119.2 points per game (fifth in league) while allowing 120.5 per outing (27th in NBA). They have a -93 scoring differential and have been outscored by 1.3 points per game.
  • Boston is posting 123.3 points per game this year at home, which is 4.3 more points than it is averaging when playing on the road (119.0).
  • At home, Atlanta averages 122.7 points per game. On the road, it scores 115.7.
  • The Celtics have seen an uptick in scoring lately, racking up 123.0 points per game in their last 10 contests, 1.9 points more than the 121.1 they've scored this season.
  • While the Hawks are posting 119.2 points per game in 2023-24, they have fallen short of that in their past 10 games, tallying 112.8 points per contest.

Celtics vs. Hawks Previous Meetings

Celtics vs Hawks (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
3/25/2024 Celtics -10.5 225 -535 +400 120-118 ATL
2/7/2024 Celtics -12 244 -700 +500 125-117 BOS
11/26/2023 Celtics -7 236.5 -290 +235 113-103 BOS
4/27/2023 Celtics -7 230 -295 +245 128-120 BOS
4/25/2023 Celtics -13 230.5 -900 +625 119-117 ATL
4/23/2023 Celtics -7.5 231 -300 +250 129-121 BOS
4/21/2023 Celtics -5.5 228.5 -215 +185 130-122 ATL
4/18/2023 Celtics -10.5 230.5 -520 +410 119-106 BOS
4/15/2023 Celtics -10 231.5 -475 +380 112-99 BOS
4/9/2023 Celtics -4.5 224.5 -195 +165 120-114 BOS
3/11/2023 Celtics -5 238.5 -205 +175 134-125 BOS
11/16/2022 PUSH -0 234.5 -115 -105 126-101 BOS

Celtics Leaders

  • Jayson Tatum's numbers on the season are 27.3 points, 8.2 rebounds and 4.9 assists per contest, shooting 47.3% from the field and 37.9% from beyond the arc, with an average of 3.2 made 3-pointers (eighth in NBA).
  • Jaylen Brown is averaging 23.4 points, 3.6 assists and 5.6 rebounds.
  • Derrick White's numbers on the season are 15.4 points, 4.3 boards and 5.2 assists per contest, shooting 46.2% from the floor and 39.5% from downtown, with an average of 2.7 made treys.
  • Kristaps Porzingis is averaging 20.3 points, 6.9 rebounds and 1.9 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.7 steals and 1.8 blocked shots.
  • Jrue Holiday averages 12.8 points, 5.4 boards and 4.9 assists, shooting 48.5% from the field and 44.5% from beyond the arc (third in league), with 2.0 made 3-pointers per game.

Hawks Leaders

  • Dejounte Murray averages 22.4 points for the Hawks, plus 5.2 boards and 6.2 assists.
  • Per game, Bogdan Bogdanovic gives the Hawks 16.5 points, 3.4 rebounds and 3.1 assists. He also averages 1.2 steals and 0.3 blocks.
  • Per game, Clint Capela gets the Hawks 11.4 points, 10.5 rebounds and 1.2 assists, plus 0.6 steals and 1.5 blocks (10th in league).
  • De'Andre Hunter averages 15.6 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists. He is draining 46.9% of his shots from the field and 39.9% from 3-point range, with 2.0 treys per contest.
  • The Hawks receive 5.6 points per game from Bruno Fernando, plus 4.3 boards and 0.8 assists.

Celtics vs. Hawks Injury Report

  • Celtics Injuries: Jrue Holiday: Questionable (Shoulder), Al Horford: Questionable (Toe), Jay Scrubb: Out (Knee), Jaden Springer: Questionable (Knee), Jaden Springer: Questionable (Knee), Xavier Tillman: Questionable (Knee), Xavier Tillman: Questionable (Knee)
  • Hawks Injuries: Trae Young: Out (Hand), Onyeka Okongwu: Out (Toe), Saddiq Bey: Out (Acl), Jalen Johnson: Out (Ankle), AJ Griffin: Out (Ankle), Kobe Bufkin: Out (Toe), Mouhamed Gueye: Out (Elbow)