Atlanta vs Washington Wrap - Atlanta Wins 99-92
The Hawks got a 29-point performance from Josh Smith, who added 16 rebounds as Atlanta ran past Washington 99-92 on Saturday at Verizon Center.
The Hawks were a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 195.5.
Atlanta got 21 points from Joe Johnson and another 15 points from Marvin Williams. Jamal Crawford contributed 5 assists, while Josh Smith cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Washington got 21 points from Nick Young in a losing cause and another 18 points from John Wall. John Wall contributed 6 assists for the Wizards, while John Wall had 6 rebounds.
Atlanta led at halftime, 52-46.
The rebound battle favored Atlanta as they grabbed 45 boards, while Washington only had 33.
Atlanta heads into a battle against the 76ers. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.