Phoenix vs. Atlanta,
01/14/2020 19:30 EDT,
Score: 110 - 123
Total: -110/+230½ Under
Over the last two games the Suns have allowed 94 and 92 points, the first time they've won consecutive games while allowing 94 or fewer since 2015. Considering this is now a recipe for success Im betting they will be paying special attention to being cogent in transition which Im betting sees this game played at slower pace than expected which will result in a combined score that stays on the low side of this total. Phoenix did beat Atlanta 128-112 when the clubs met in Phoenix on Nov. 14, but Atlanta in the past has been vigilant defensively in revenge situations as they are 11-2 UNDER revenging a road loss vs opponent this season with a combined average of just 212.4 ppg going on the scoreboard.
The Suns are 2-16-2 UNDER as a dog with less than two days rest after a game as a home favorite in which allowing 50-plus points in the paint with a combined average of 202.6 ppg scored.
The Hawks are 3-30 UNDER L/33 at home with less than two days rest off a 10+ loss in a road game in which their opponent shot over 50% from the field with a combined average of 186.4 ppg scored.