Hornets Fall 98-95 Against Dallas - Game Recap
Jason Terry went off for 26 points and added 2 rebounds leading Dallas over New Orleans, 98-95, on Monday at American Airlines Center.
Even though Dallas won, nobody won at the betting window as the game was a push (based on the closing point spread of 3). Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 190.5.
Dallas got 25 points from Dirk Nowitzki and another 16 points from Jason Kidd. Jason Kidd contributed 6 assists, while Dirk Nowitzki cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
New Orleans got 22 points from Chris Paul in a losing cause and another 17 points from Peja Stojakovic. Chris Paul contributed 9 assists for the Hornets, while Emeka Okafor had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 52-47 at the break.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-38.
Next game, Dallas takes its act on the road to face N ew Orleans looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head home to face Dallas.