Cavaliers Fall 121-94 Against Atlanta - Game Recap
Atlanta cruised to victory on Saturday, running Cleveland out of the gym and running up a 121-94 score at Philips Arena.
Atlanta was a favorite by 8 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 187.5.
Joe Johnson had 25 points for Atlanta and Jeff Teague chipped in with 14 points. Jannero Pargo had 6 assists for the Hawks, while Josh Smith was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Cleveland got 18 points from Kyrie Irving in a losing cause and another 16 points from Tristan Thompson. Ramon Sessions contributed 4 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao had 9 rebounds.
Atlanta led at halftime, 61-42.
Atlanta won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-33.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bucks. The Cavaliers will aim to get back on the winning track at Miami.