Atlanta Defeats Detroit 104-96 - Recap
The Hawks grabbed a 104-96 win over the Pistons on Sunday, behind an 18 -point effort from Al Horford at Philips Arena.
Atlanta was a favorite by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 189.5.
Atlanta got 17 points from Josh Smith and another 17 points from Joe Johnson. Joe Johnson contributed 8 assists, while Al Horford cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Detroit got 22 points from Rodney Stuckey in a losing cause and another 18 points from Chris Wilcox. Rodney Stuckey contributed 8 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 55-50 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Atlanta as they grabbed 39 boards, while Detroit only had 34.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami.