Hawks vs Warriors Final: 95-79 - Recap
|Hawks vs Warriors Final: 95-79 - Recap|
Golden State was scorched by Josh Smith for 26 points as the Hawks defated the Warriors 95-79 in NBA action on Friday.
Atlanta won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 202.5.
Al Horford had 22 points for Atlanta and Joe Johnson chipped in with 12 points. Al Horford had 7 assists for the Hawks, while Al Horford was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
The Warriors got a 20-point performance from David Lee, who was supported by 16 points from Monta Ellis. Stephen Curry had 5 assists in a losing cause for Golden State, while David Lee grabbed 10 rebounds.
The Hawks hit the break leading 55-35 before taking care of business in the second half.
Atlanta won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-34.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act on the road to face Portland looking for another win. For Golden State, they head on the road to face Minnesota.