Golden State vs Atlanta Wrap - Golden State Wins 85-82
The Warriors grabbed an 85-82 win over the Hawks on Wednesday, behind a 24-point effort from Monta Ellis at Philips Arena.
The Warriors were a 7-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 190.5.
Golden State got 22 points from David Lee and another 12 points from Ekpe Udoh. Monta Ellis contributed 8 assists, while Dominic McGuire cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
The Hawks got an 18 -point performance from Joe Johnson, who was supported by 15 points from Jeff Teague. Jeff Teague had 4 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Zaza Pachulia grabbed 16 rebounds.
Golden State led at halftime, 48-38.
Golden State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 53-50.
Golden State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the 76ers. The Hawks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Milwaukee.