Recap - Hawks Defeat Philadelphia 125-99
Philadelphia was run off the court by the Hawks on Friday as Atlanta blasted the 76ers 125-99 at Wells Fargo Center.
Atlanta won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 212.5.
Atlanta got 18 points from Mike Scott and another 18 points from Elton Brand. Jeff Teague contributed 8 assists, while DeMarre Carroll cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Philadelphia got 29 points from Thaddeus Young in a losing cause and another 17 points from Michael Carter-Williams. Michael Carter-Williams contributed 5 assists for the 76ers, while Lavoy Allen had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 64-52 at the break.
Atlanta heads into a battle against the Timberwolves. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.