Milwaukee was scorched by David West for 25 points as the Hornets defated the Bucks 87-81 in NBA action on Saturday.
The Hornets were a 4-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 188.5.
New Orleans got 14 points from Chris Paul and another 14 points from Marco Belinelli. Chris Paul contributed 6 assists, while Chris Paul cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Bucks got a 19-point performance from Andrew Bogut, who was supported by 14 points from John Salmons. Brandon Jennings had 5 assists in a losing cause for Milwaukee, while Andrew Bogut grabbed 14 rebounds.
New Orleans led at halftime, 41-35.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 47 boards, while Milwaukee only had 42.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Milwaukee, they head home to face New York.