Joe Johnson scored 22 points leading the Hawks to a 104-101 victory over Philadelphia at Wells Fargo Center.
Atlanta won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 3.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 193.5.
Al Horford had 20 points for Atlanta and Jamal Crawford chipped in with 19 points. Mike Bibby had 6 assists for the Hawks, while Al Horford was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Philadelphia got 27 points from Andre Iguodala in a losing cause and another 20 points from Elton Brand. Andre Iguodala contributed 10 assists for the 76ers, while Elton Brand had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 62-52 at the break.
Atlanta won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-36.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Washington looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Indiana.