Atlanta Defeats Phoenix 107-94 - Recap
The Hawks grabbed a 107-94 win over the Suns on Friday, behind a 17-point effort from Josh Smith at Philips Arena.
The Hawks were a 9-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 193.5.
Atlanta got 16 points from Kyle Korver and another 16 points from Al Horford. Josh Smith contributed 7 assists, while Josh Smith cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Suns got a 21-point performance from Goran Dragic, who was supported by 18 points from Jermaine O'Neal. Goran Dragic had 8 assists in a losing cause for Phoenix, while Markieff Morris grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 57-46 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 46 boards, while Atlanta only had 41.
Atlanta heads into a battle against the Nets. Phoenix, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.