- Adelaide 36ers vs Illawara Hawks : NBL Prediction and Tips
- Match details: Friday, December 20th ,9:00 UTC, Adelaide Entertainment Centre
Adelaide 36ers and Illawarra Hawks have had contrasting fortunes in NBL 2019-20. The 36ers have been one of the better teams this season and are 4th in the table with 8 wins and 7 losses. The Hawks, meanwhile, have slipped from bad to worse – they are now the bottom-placed team with 3 wins and 11 losses.
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Adelaide is in good form and have taken down New Zealand Breakers and South East Melbourne in back-to-back games in the last round. In the last 5 games, they have won 4 which is a great sign for the team. Jerome Randle and Daniel Johnson have been the consistent performers for them.
Illawarra Hawks Match Form
Illawarra Hawks are coming off 3 straight defeats and it will be a herculean task for them to shake that form off on the road against Adelaide. They have now lost 4 of their last 5 games and were thumped 73:94 by Melbourne United in the last game. Perhaps if Aaron Brooks produces a season-best performance, they might have a chance in this match.Embed from Getty Images
Adelaide and Illawarra had met earlier in the season where Adelaide had registered a comfortable 98:92 victory on the road.
36ers vs Hawks Betting Tips
Playing at home, Adelaide 36ers will certainly have the advantage in this game. They have a good record at home and are in great form. Illawarra Hawks look down on confidence at the moment. Thus, back the Adelaide 36ers to be the winners of this contest.