Paul, Hornets upset Heat in overtime

Paul, Hornets upset Heat in overtime

Chris Paul had 26 points, nine assists, nine rebounds, and six steals to lead the New Orleans Hornets past the Miami Heat 93-87 in overtime on Tuesday night.

New Orleans cashed as 3.5-point road underdogs as the game played under the 189-point total listed by sportsbooks.

Peja Stojakovic added 24 points, six boards, and four steals for the Hornets, who got 20 points and six rebounds from David West in the win.

Dwyane Wade went for 32 points, seven rebounds, and six assists for Miami, while Michael Beasley had 25 points and nine boards off the bench for the Heat.