Orlando Falls 109-81 to Hawks - Recap
|Orlando Falls 109-81 to Hawks - Recap|
The Hawks blew out Orlando on Friday, running up the score in a 109-81 win at Amway Center.
Atlanta won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 185.5.
Jannero Pargo had 17 points for Atlanta and Josh Smith chipped in with 16 points. Josh Smith had 4 assists for the Hawks, while Josh Smith was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Orlando got 16 points from Glen Davis in a losing cause and another 16 points from Von Wafer. Jameer Nelson contributed 4 assists for the Magic, while Glen Davis had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 62-42 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Orlando as they grabbed 44 boards, while Atlanta only had 43.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Orlando, they head on the road to face Cleveland.