Orlando Falls 81-72 to Hawks - Recap
|Orlando Falls 81-72 to Hawks - Recap|
Atlanta earned an 81-72 victory over Orlando on Monday, getting 15 points from Al Horford at Philips Arena.
Atlanta won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 10-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 186.5.
Lou Williams had 14 points for Atlanta and Jeff Teague chipped in with 9 points. Jeff Teague had 7 assists for the Hawks, while Zaza Pachulia was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Orlando got 11 points from Glen Davis in a losing cause and another 8 points from Jameer Nelson. E'Twaun Moore contributed 4 assists for the Magic, while Nikola Vucevic had 13 rebounds.
The Hawks hit the break leading 41-37 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Orlando as they grabbed 55 boards, while Atlanta only had 48.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wizards. The Magic will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.