Atlanta Hawks vs. Houston Rockets Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks [12/20/2023]

Atlanta Hawks vs. Houston Rockets Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks  [12/20/2023]

NBA action continues on Wednesday at 8:00PM ET as the Atlanta Hawks take on the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center.'s in-depth betting preview for Wednesday's Hawks vs. Rockets matchup includes the latest betting odds, as well as our predictions and picks for the game.

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

We have used trusted machine learning and statistics to simulate the outcome of Wednesday's NBA matchup between the Hawks and Rockets 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of NBA picks.

Our leading predictive analytics model currently gives the Rockets a 61% chance of defeating the Hawks, and our predicted final score has the Rockets winning 117-114.

According to our model, the bookmakers have got it right, and both the Hawks and Rockets have a 50% chance of covering the spread, while the 233.5-point Over/Under also has a 54% chance of going under.

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Hawks vs. Rockets Odds

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

Bet Type Hawks Rockets
Spread +3 (-115) -3 (-105)
Moneyline +120 -142
Total o233.5 (-110) u233.5 (-110)
  • The Rockets are listed as -3 favorites versus the Hawks, with -105 at DraftKings Sportsbook the best odds currently available.
  • For the underdog Hawks (+3) to cover the spread, DraftKings also has the best odds currently on offer at -115.
  • DraftKings currently has the best moneyline odds for the Rockets at -142, which means you can risk $142 to win $100 for a total payout of $242 if they get the W.
  • Meanwhile, BetMGM Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Hawks at +120, where you can put down $100 to profit $120, earning a total payout of $220 if they win.
  • The Over/Under is set at 233.5 with BetMGM, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -110, as well as the best odds for the Under at -110.

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

As always, check out all of the legal sports betting sites that are available in your state for the best NBA odds and lines.

Hawks vs. Rockets Picks

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

Bet Type Our Pick Best Odds
Spread Rockets -3 -105
Moneyline Rockets -142
Total Under 233.5 -110


Dimers' NBA best bets are based on complex modeling and gambling intelligence to bring you the best possible plays every time.

Hawks vs. Rockets Player Props

NBA prop bets are a popular way to wager on the Atlanta vs. Houston game without necessarily betting on the outcome.

We uss the best information available to project individual points, assists, rebounds and three-pointers for each team.

Trae Young is expected to lead the Hawks with 33 points, 3 rebounds and 11 assists, while Jalen Green is projected to finish with 22 points, 3 rebounds and 4 assists for the Rockets.

Hawks Prediction

Our model's projected player stats for the Hawks:

Trae Young 33 3 11 4
Dejounte Murray 23 5 6 2
Bogdan Bogdanovic 17 3 3 4
De'Andre Hunter 15 4 1 2
Saddiq Bey 14 6 1 3

Rockets Prediction

Projected points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers for the Rockets:

Jalen Green 22 3 4 2
Fred VanVleet 19 4 9 3
Alperen Sengun 17 9 5 0
Jabari Smith 15 8 2 2
Dillon Brooks 15 3 2 2

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

Remember, our model updates frequently, so refresh this page for any changes to our betting analysis before the Hawks vs. Rockets on Wednesday December 20, 2023.

Hawks vs. Rockets Game Information

Wednesday's game between the Rockets and Hawks at Toyota Center is scheduled to commence at 8:00PM ET.


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