Atlanta Defeats Philadelphia 93-88 - Recap
The Hawks grabbed a 93-88 win over the 76ers on Friday, behind a 22-point effort from Marvin Williams at Philips Arena.
Atlanta did not, however, defeat the 76ers against the spread, which closed at 5.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 193.5.
Atlanta got 15 points from Al Horford and another 15 points from Jamal Crawford. Al Horford contributed 6 assists, while Al Horford cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Philadelphia got 16 points from Elton Brand in a losing cause and another 12 points from Louis Williams. Andre Iguodala contributed 8 assists for the 76ers, while Elton Brand had 14 rebounds.
Atlanta trailed at halftime, 54-46.
Philadelphia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-44.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Heat. The 76ers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Charlotte.