On Sunday, May 23, the NY Knicks will host the Atlanta Hawks for the NBA playoffs. The game will take place at Madison Square Garden, and will be an intense match as both the Knicks and the Hawks have had very strong seasons. Both teams are fan favourites, which calls for a very exciting game.
How Did the Hawks and the Knicks Get Here?
The Atlanta Hawks come to this game after an excellent regular season. The Hawks finished the regular season with a great record of 41 wins and 31 losses, and ranked 5th in the NBA Eastern Conference. They are currently tied with the NY Knicks, which is why this game is so important for both teams. The Hawks, with their star players Clint Capela and Trae Young, hope to win the series and play in the next phase of the NBA postseason.
The NY Knicks have also had a great regular season as they are even in record with the Atlanta Hawks. With an identical record of 41 wins and 31 losses, they occupy 4th place on the Eastern Conference leaderboard. The Knicks, led by Derrick Rose and Julius Randle, seek to win this series and show what they are made of.
This year, the Knicks had a 3-0 record against the Hawks. However, after a change of coach for the Hawks in the middle of the season, a more solid and better-organized team has been present than at the beginning of the season.
You can watch the best moments of the last match played between Hawks & Knicks at:
The Background Between Hawks vs Knicks
The Last 3 Games:
- The NY Knicks won 3 games with 373 points in total.
- The Atlanta Hawks won 0 games with 347 points in total.
Important Game Information
- When is it? The game will be on Sunday, May 23, 2021
- Where? Madison Square Garden, New York, EE.UU.
- Where can I watch it? ESPN, TNT.
Betting Line for Atlanta Hawks vs NY Knicks
The Atlanta Hawks and the NY Knicks come to this game with an even record. They both have a hunger to win and spirits through the roof. So, both teams will have to bring their all in order to break the tie and level up their record. For this game, we are giving our winning card to the local team, the NY Knicks.
- Moneyline: +115 Hawks -124 Knicks
- Points: +215 (-110) -2151/2 (-110)
- Knicks: 56.5%
- Hawks: 43.5%