New Orleans vs Phoenix Wrap - Phoenix Wins 116-104
The Suns got a 40-point performance from Goran Dragic as Phoenix handed New Orleans a 116-104 defeat on Friday at US Airways Center.
Phoenix won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 201.5.
Phoenix got 18 points from Markieff Morris and another 15 points from Marcus Morris. Ish Smith contributed 6 assists, while Miles Plumlee cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
New Orleans got 32 points from Anthony Davis in a losing cause and another 21 points from Eric Gordon. Eric Gordon contributed 4 assists for the Pelicans, while Anthony Davis had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 56-54 at the break.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-32.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.