Hawks upset the Celtics

Hawks upset the Celtics

Joe Johnson had a team-high 24 points on Friday night as the Atlanta Hawks picked up a 97-86 upset win over the Boston Celtics.

The Celtics had been listed as 9-point home favorites in this contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the night's posted total (193).

Al Horford added 12 points and 13 rebounds in the win for Atlanta. Paul Pierce led the way for Boston with 24 points in a losing cause.