76ers vs Hawks Prediction NBA Picks Free 12/8

76ers vs Hawks Prediction NBA Picks Free 12/8

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Philadelphia 76ers vs. Atlanta Hawks

Philadelphia, PA; Friday, 5:00 p.m. EST

Spread: PHI -7.5
Over/Under: 242.5

Introduction

The Philadelphia 76ers (13-7) face the Atlanta Hawks (9-11) at Wells Fargo Center on Friday at 5:00 p.m. EST. The game holds significant importance, especially with the Hawks potentially missing their All-Star Trae Young. This preview explores key player statistics, recent team performances, and a prediction favoring the 76ers to win and cover the -7.5 points spread.

 

Team Analysis

Philadelphia 76ers

The 76ers, currently second in the Atlantic, boast an impressive lineup led by Joel Embiid. With no reported injuries, they aim to capitalize on the Hawks' potential absence of Trae Young.

Player Spotlight: Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid, averaging 33.1 points per game with a 51.1% field goal percentage, anchors the 76ers. His dominant presence in the paint will be a significant advantage.

 

Atlanta Hawks

The Hawks, currently third in the Southeast, face uncertainties with Trae Young listed as questionable. Their recent struggles make overcoming the 76ers a challenging task.

Player Spotlight: Trae Young

Trae Young, averaging 27.2 points per game with an 86.8% free throw percentage, might miss the game due to injury. His absence would be a significant blow to the Hawks.

 

Prediction

Considering the potential absence of Trae Young and the 76ers' strong performance, expect Philadelphia to dominate. Joel Embiid's excellence, coupled with the -7.5 points spread, makes the 76ers the favorable pick.

 

Pick: Philadelphia 76ers to Win and Cover -7.5

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