Hawks Down New York 107-98 - Match Report
|Hawks Down New York 107-98 - Match Report|
Atlanta got 30 points from Mike Scott en route to a 107-98 victory over New York on Saturday at Philips Arena.
Atlanta won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 203.5.
Jeff Teague had 28 points for Atlanta and DeMarre Carroll chipped in with 24 points. Lou Williams had 7 assists for the Hawks, while Lou Williams was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
New York got 35 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 16 points from Raymond Felton. Raymond Felton contributed 10 assists for the Knicks, while Tyson Chandler had 23 rebounds.
The Hawks hit the break trailing 52-39 before taking care of business in the second half.
New York had a 41-40 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Dallas.