Orlando vs Atlanta Wrap - Atlanta Wins 88-84
|Orlando vs Atlanta Wrap - Atlanta Wins 88-84|
Jamal Crawford scored 23 points leading the Hawks to an 88-84 victory over Orlando at Philips Arena on Friday.
Atlanta won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 181.5.
Atlanta got 21 points from Joe Johnson and another 15 points from Josh Smith. Joe Johnson contributed 5 assists, while Josh Smith cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Orlando got 21 points from Dwight Howard in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jason Richardson. Jameer Nelson contributed 10 assists for the Magic, while Dwight Howard had 15 rebounds.
Atlanta led at halftime, 51-42.
Orlando won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-38.