Toronto vs Atlanta Recap - Hawks Win 93-84
|Toronto vs Atlanta Recap - Hawks Win 93-84|
Atlanta got 28 points and 15 rebounds from Josh Smith en route to a 93-84 victory over Toronto on Monday at Philips Arena.
Atlanta did not, however, defeat the Raptors against the spread, which closed at 10 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 177.5.
Joe Johnson had 27 points for Atlanta and Jeff Teague chipped in with 13 points. Joe Johnson had 6 assists for the Hawks, while Josh Smith was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
The Raptors got a 22-point performance from Leandro Barbosa, who was supported by 13 points from Amir Johnson. Jose Calderon had 11 assists in a losing cause for Toronto, while Ed Davis grabbed 11 rebounds.
Atlanta led at halftime, 50-45.
Toronto won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-36.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Raptors will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.