NBA: Atlanta 100, Oklahoma City 95

Nov. 4, 2012 at 9:36 PM   |   0 comments

OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- Al Horford's double-double of 23 points and 11 rebounds boosted the Atlanta Hawks to a 100-95 victory over Oklahoma City Sunday.

Jeff Teague added 16 points and five assists, while Louis Williams supplied 15 off the bench as Atlanta shot 49.4 percent from the field in the absence of forward Josh Smith (sprained ankle).

The Hawks forced 21 Thunder turnovers, scoring 31 points off the miscues in notching their first victory of the 2012-13 season.

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined to go 12-of-35 from the field for 36 points for Oklahoma City. Durant pulled down 12 rebounds and dished off eight assists.

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