Dallas Defeats New Orleans 96-81 - Recap
Dallas got 13 points from Vince Carter en route to a 96-81 victory over New Orleans on Saturday at American Airlines Center.
Dallas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 12-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 179.5.
Dallas got 13 points from Ian Mahinmi and another 12 points from Delonte West. Delonte West contributed 4 assists, while Ian Mahinmi cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
New Orleans got 15 points from Al-Farouq Aminu in a losing cause and another 13 points from Jarrett Jack. Jarrett Jack contributed 5 assists for the Hornets, while Al-Farouq Aminu had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 52-41 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 39 boards, while Dallas only had 35.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Pistons. New Orleans, meanwhile, will have their next action against Denver.