The battle between the Warriors and Hawks didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Atlanta was handed a 115-93 defeat on Saturday at Philips Arena.
Golden State was an underdog by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 196.5.
Golden State got 20 points from David Lee and another 19 points from Harrison Barnes. Stephen Curry contributed 11 assists, while David Lee cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Atlanta got 17 points from Al Horford in a losing cause and another 16 points from Lou Williams. Jeff Teague contributed 8 assists for the Hawks, while Al Horford had 9 rebounds.
Golden State led at halftime, 62-49.
Golden State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 54-45.
Golden State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hornets. The Hawks will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.