Recap - Pacers Defeat Atlanta 81-73
|Recap - Pacers Defeat Atlanta 81-73|
Indiana earned an 81-73 victory over Atlanta on Friday, getting 21 points from David West at Philips Arena.
Indiana was an underdog by 1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 186.5.
Indiana got 21 points from George Hill and another 17 points from Roy Hibbert. Paul George contributed 7 assists, while Roy Hibbert cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Atlanta got 15 points from Al Horford in a losing cause and another 14 points from Josh Smith. Josh Smith contributed 3 assists for the Hawks, while Josh Smith had 9 rebounds.
The Pacers hit the break leading 37-29 before taking care of business in the second half.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 53-35.