Atlanta vs Boston Recap - Hawks Win 92-91
|Atlanta vs Boston Recap - Hawks Win 92-91|
Boston was victimized by Paul Millsap for 34 points as the Hawks defeated the Celtics 92-91 in NBA action on Tuesday.
Atlanta was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 204.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got 16 points from Jeff Teague and another 14 points from Kyle Korver. Kyle Korver contributed 5 assists, while Paul Millsap cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Boston got 21 points from Kelly Olynyk in a losing cause and another 18 points from Kris Humphries. Jordan Crawford contributed 5 assists for the Celtics, while Jared Sullinger had 10 rebounds.
The Hawks hit the break trailing 44-39 before taking care of business in the second half.
Atlanta had a 51-47 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Atlanta heads into a battle against the Warriors. Boston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.