Atlanta Hawks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Prediction, Odds, Picks for NBA Saturday [12/16/2023]

Atlanta Hawks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Prediction, Odds, Picks for NBA Saturday [12/16/2023]

The Cleveland Cavaliers will square off with the Atlanta Hawks in NBA action at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse on Saturday, beginning at 7:30PM ET.

Dimers' comprehensive betting preview for Saturday's Hawks vs. Cavaliers game includes the latest betting odds, as well as our predictions and picks for the game.

Hawks vs. Cavaliers Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Spread

Based on state-of-the-art machine learning and data, has simulated the outcome of Saturday's Hawks-Cavaliers NBA matchup 10,000 times as part of our NBA picks for today.

Dimers' famous predictive analytics model gives the Cavaliers a 63% chance of defeating the Hawks, with our predicted final score seeing the Cavaliers winning 118-115.

According to our model, the Hawks (+4.5) have a 53% chance of covering the spread, while the 236.5-point Over/Under has a 55% chance of going Under.

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Hawks vs. Cavaliers Odds

We have researched the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Hawks Cavaliers
Spread +4.5 (-105) -4.5 (-110)
Moneyline +160 -184
Total o236.5 (-110) u236.5 (-110)
  • The Cavaliers are currently -4.5 favorites against the Hawks, with -110 at BetMGM Sportsbook the best odds currently available.
  • For the underdog Hawks (+4.5) to cover the spread, DraftKings Sportsbook has the best odds currently on the market at -105.
  • FanDuel Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Cavaliers at -184, which means you can risk $184 to win $100, for a total payout of $284, if they get the W.
  • On the other hand, DraftKings currently has the best moneyline odds for the Hawks at +160, where you can bet $100 to profit $160, earning a total payout of $260, if they win.
  • The Over/Under for total points scored is set at 236.5 with BetMGM, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -110, as well as the best odds for the Under at -110.

Odds are correct at the time of publication and subject to change.

As always, check out all of the online sportbooks that are available in your state for the best NBA odds and lines.

Hawks vs. Cavaliers Picks

By comparing our predictions to the odds listed above, we have determined the best betting picks to place on this game:

Bet Type Our Pick Best Odds
Spread Hawks +4.5 -105
Moneyline Hawks +160
Total Under 236.5 -110


While the Cavaliers are more likely to win the game, according to DimersBOT, betting on the Hawks moneyline is the best option because of the edge found when comparing our data-led probabilities to the betting odds currently on offer.

Taking advantage of the edges seen here at Dimers is crucial to achieving long-term profitability.

Dimers' best NBA bets are based on complex simulations and wagering expertise to serve you the best possible plays every time.

Hawks vs. Cavaliers Player Props

NBA player props are a great way to wager on Hawks vs. Cavaliers without necessarily betting on the outcome of the game itself.

We have crunched the numbers to project key individual stats for each team, such as points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers.

Trae Young is expected to lead the way for the Hawks with 28 points, 3 rebounds and 10 assists, while Donovan Mitchell is projected to finish with 32 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists for the Cavaliers.

Hawks Prediction

Our model's projected player stats for the Hawks in Saturday's game:

Trae Young 28 3 10 3
Dejounte Murray 21 4 5 2
De'Andre Hunter 17 5 2 1
Saddiq Bey 16 7 2 2
Onyeka Okongwu 14 10 2 0

Cavaliers Prediction

Projected points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers for the Cavaliers on Saturday:

Donovan Mitchell 32 5 5 4
Caris LeVert 16 4 4 2
Jarrett Allen 15 9 3 0
Max Strus 14 5 4 3
Craig Porter 13 3 5 0

For more help with your NBA prop betting, check out the best NBA betting trends for today's games.

Remember, our model updates often, so refresh this page for the latest betting analysis before Hawks vs. Cavaliers on Saturday December 16, 2023.

Hawks vs. Cavaliers Game Information

Saturday's game between the Cavaliers and Hawks at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse is scheduled to commence at 7:30PM ET.

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This preview article has been partially generated using automated processes and AI technology. Our goal is to provide timely and accurate updates on the Saturday's Hawks vs. Cavaliers game, and automation assists in data collection, analysis, and formatting. Human editing and quality control is performed to ensure the content meets our editorial standards.

Dimers' picks are made after 10,000 simulations per game, using reliable and up-to-date data sources and analytical methods. While our Hawks vs. Cavaliers picks can help you make informed decisions, it's vital that you only bet what you can afford to lose and manage your bankroll effectively.

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