Atlanta vs Los Angeles Recap - Hawks Win 107-98
Joe Johnson went off for 29 points and added 3 rebounds leading Atlanta over Los Angeles, 107-98, on Sunday at STAPLES Center.
Atlanta was a favorite by 1.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 189.5.
Atlanta got 24 points from Jamal Crawford and another 22 points from Josh Smith. Joe Johnson contributed 4 assists, while Josh Smith cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Clippers got a 31-point performance from Blake Griffin, who was supported by 15 points from Baron Davis. Eric Gordon had 6 assists in a losing cause for Los Angeles, while Blake Griffin grabbed 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 53-42 at the break.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-33.
Atlanta heads into a battle against the Kings. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Denver.