Atlanta vs Cleveland Recap - Hawks Win 127-125
Atlanta got 34 points from Jeff Teague en route to a 127-125 victory over Cleveland on Thursday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Bettors who backed the Hawks were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 3. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 205.5.
Atlanta got 25 points from Al Horford and another 20 points from Kyle Korver. Jeff Teague contributed 14 assists, while Paul Millsap cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Cleveland got 40 points from Kyrie Irving in a losing cause and another 22 points from Tristan Thompson. Kyrie Irving contributed 9 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao had 17 rebounds.
Atlanta led at halftime, 50-48.
The rebound battle favored Cleveland as they grabbed 45 boards, while Atlanta only had 42.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bobcats. The Cavaliers will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.