Atlanta earned a 94-91 victory over Charlotte on Wednesday, getting 17 points from Al Horford at Philips Arena.
The Hawks won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 9.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Atlanta got 17 points from Josh Smith and another 17 points from Lou Williams. Al Horford contributed 6 assists, while Josh Smith cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Bobcats got a 26-point performance from Ben Gordon, who was supported by 18 points from Ramon Sessions. Ramon Sessions had 8 assists in a losing cause for Charlotte, while Brendan Haywood grabbed 11 rebounds.
Atlanta trailed at halftime, 45-43.
Charlotte won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-44.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Charlotte, they head home to face Philadelphia.