Hawks fend off Magic

Hawks fend off Magic

The Atlanta Hawks kept things close and then moved in as they defeated the Orlando Magic 86-84 Wednesday night.

Atlanta covered the 1.5-point spread, while the combined score went UNDER the posted total of 200.

Joe Johnson led the Hawks with 17 points, six rebounds and eight assists. Mike Bibby added 14 points in the win.

Dwight Howard notched a double-double with 19 points and 24 rebounds for a double-double in the loss.