Hawks fend off Timberwolves

Hawks fend off Timberwolves

The Atlanta Hawks were outscored in the fourth quarter, but managed to defeat the Minnesota Timberwolves 98-92 Wednesday night.

Atlanta covered the 12-point spread, while the 190 points went UNDER the posted total of 202.

Josh Smith led Atlanta with a double-double, scoring 27 points with 10 rebounds. Joe Johnson added 21 points in the win.

Kevin Love tossed in 19 points with 12 rebounds for Minnesota.