Orlando vs Atlanta Wrap - Atlanta Wins 91-81
|Orlando vs Atlanta Wrap - Atlanta Wins 91-81|
Al Horford scored 24 points and added 11 rebounds for a double-double, leading Atlanta over Orlando, 91-81, on Monday at Philips Arena.
Atlanta was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 190.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Joe Johnson had 17 points for Atlanta and Mike Bibby chipped in with 15 points. Joe Johnson had 6 assists for the Hawks, while Al Horford was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Orlando got 19 points from Dwight Howard in a losing cause and another 18 points from Jameer Nelson. Jameer Nelson contributed 3 assists for the Magic, while Dwight Howard had 20 rebounds.
The Hawks hit the break leading 43-38 before taking care of business in the second half.
Atlanta had a 51-38 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cavaliers. The Magic will aim to get back on the winning track vs Dallas.