Charlotte Falls 111-81 to Hawks - Recap
|Charlotte Falls 111-81 to Hawks - Recap|
Atlanta cruised to victory on Thursday, running Charlotte out of the gym and running up a 111-81 score 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 181.5.
Atlanta got 30 points from Josh Smith and another 23 points from Joe Johnson. Joe Johnson contributed 8 assists, while Josh Smith cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Charlotte got 21 points from Byron Mullens in a losing cause and another 16 points from Gerald Henderson. D.J. Augustin contributed 8 assists for the Bobcats, while Boris Diaw had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 57-47 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Atlanta as they grabbed 55 boards, while Charlotte only had 30.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Charlotte, they head home to face Detroit.