Atlanta earned a 90-85 victory over Charlotte on Friday, getting 16 points from Joe Johnson at Philips Arena.
The Hawks earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 7-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 182.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Atlanta got 16 points from Al Horford and another 16 points from Marvin Williams. Joe Johnson contributed 8 assists, while Josh Smith cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Charlotte got 22 points from D.J. Augustin in a losing cause and another 22 points from Boris Diaw. Shaun Livingston contributed 5 assists for the Bobcats, while Dominic McGuire had 17 rebounds.
The Hawks hit the break leading 46-39 before taking care of business in the second half.
Charlotte won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-42.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act on the road to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Charlotte, they head on the road to face Washington.