Chicago Falls 109-94 to Hawks - Recap
|Chicago Falls 109-94 to Hawks - Recap|
Chicago was scorched by Josh Smith for 25 points as the Hawks defated the Bulls 109-94 in NBA action on Saturday.
The Hawks were a 6-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 174.5.
Atlanta got 17 points from Joe Johnson and another 17 points from Vladimir Radmanovic. Jeff Teague contributed 8 assists, while Al Horford cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Chicago got 16 points from John Lucas in a losing cause and another 13 points from Kyle Korver. Derrick Rose contributed 6 assists for the Bulls, while Omer Asik had 13 rebounds.
The Hawks hit the break leading 63-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 43 boards, while Atlanta only had 31.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act on the road to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Detroit.