Atlanta Defeats Cleveland 100-88 - Recap
Atlanta got 22 points from Marvin Williams en route to a 100-88 victory over Cleveland on Tuesday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Atlanta won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 190.5.
Atlanta got 16 points from Al Horford and another 16 points from Jamal Crawford. Joe Johnson contributed 9 assists, while Al Horford cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Cleveland got 31 points from J.J. Hickson in a losing cause and another 12 points from Mo Williams. Anderson Varejao contributed 3 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao had 12 rebounds.
Atlanta led at halftime, 59-47.
The rebound battle favored Cleveland as they grabbed 44 boards, while Atlanta only had 43.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Detroit looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.