Al Horford scored 25 points and chipped in with 12 rebounds for Atlanta on Wednesday, leading the Hawks to a 108-104 victory over Denver at Philips Arena.
Atlanta was a favorite by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 199.5.
Atlanta got 16 points from Josh Smith and another 16 points from Lou Williams. Lou Williams contributed 6 assists, while Josh Smith cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Denver got 32 points from Ty Lawson in a losing cause and another 19 points from Corey Brewer. Ty Lawson contributed 7 assists for the Nuggets, while Timofey Mozgov had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 55-51 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Atlanta as they grabbed 47 boards, while Denver only had 40.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wizards. The Nuggets will aim to get back on the winning track at Indiana.