Atlanta vs Detroit Recap - Hawks Win 96-89
|Atlanta vs Detroit Recap - Hawks Win 96-89|
The Hawks got 18 points from Jeff Teague as Atlanta ran past Detroit 96-89 on Friday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Bettors who backed the Hawks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 3.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 196.5.
Al Horford had 17 points for Atlanta and Kyle Korver chipped in with 14 points. Jeff Teague had 9 assists for the Hawks, while Al Horford was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
The Pistons got a 22-point performance from Kyle Singler, who was supported by 17 points from Rodney Stuckey. Brandon Jennings had 14 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Andre Drummond grabbed 16 rebounds.
Atlanta led at halftime, 49-44.
Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-46.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track at Brooklyn.