Recap - Hawks Defeat Utah 102-91
|Recap - Hawks Defeat Utah 102-91|
The Hawks got a 34-point performance from Al Horford as Atlanta handed Utah a 102-91 defeat on Wednesday at EnergySolutions Arena.
The Hawks were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 197.5.
Josh Smith had 24 points for Atlanta and Jeff Teague chipped in with 19 points. Josh Smith had 7 assists for the Hawks, while Al Horford was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
The Jazz got a 26-point performance from Al Jefferson, who was supported by 17 points from Derrick Favors. Earl Watson had 5 assists in a losing cause for Utah, while Derrick Favors grabbed 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 56-48 at the break.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-38.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Suns. The Jazz will aim to get back on the winning track vs Charlotte.