The Trail Blazers (34-28) will face the Atlanta Hawks (35-30) Monday night in a second night of a back-to-back.
Portland is coming off a ten-point victory over the Boston Celtics Sunday night as the Blazers improved to 4-0 on their current road trip.
Monday’s matchup with the Hawks will conclude the regular season series.
Portland leads the season series, 1-0. Atlanta is currently riding a five-game home winning streak.
The Trail Blazers are +2 point underdogs against the Hawks on Monday, odds provided by our partner PointsBet.
POINT SPREAD: -- Trail Blazers: +2 (-110) – Hawks: -2 (-110)
HOW TO WATCH:
When: Monday, May 3
Where: State Farm Arena | Atlanta, GA
Start time: 5:00 p.m. PT
TV channel: NBCSNW, the official network of the Portland Trail Blazers
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:
The Blazers will be without Zach Collins (left ankle stress fracture). Norman Powell (right knee, patellar tendinopathy) is listed as questionable.
For the Hawks, Bogdan Bogdanovic (left hamstring; soreness) is probable; Tony Snell (right ankle; sprain) is questionable; De'Andre Hunter (right knee; soreness) and Cam Reddish (right achilles; soreness) are out.
Projected starting lineup:
For the Blazers –
- Damian Lillard
- CJ McCollum
- Norman Powell
- Robert Covington
- Jusuf Nurkic
For the Hawks –
- John Collins
- Tony Snell
- Clint Capela
- Trae Young
- Bogdan Bogdanovic
What happened last time:
The Trail Blazers defeated the Hawks on Jan. 16 in Portland, 112-106.
In the win, Damian Lillard paced Portland with 36 points to go along with seven rebounds, seven assists and one steal, while Trae Young led Atlanta with 26 points seven rebounds and 11 assists.
This season, Young is averaging 25.5 points and 9.4 assists for the Hawks.
Atlanta is 5-5 in its last 10 while averaging 108.7 points.