Sacramento Defeats New Orleans 121-110 - Recap
|Sacramento Defeats New Orleans 121-110 - Recap|
The Kings grabbed a 121-110 win over the Hornets on Wednesday, behind a 22-point effort from John Salmons at Power Balance Pavilion.
Bettors who backed the Kings were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 206.5.
Sacramento got 20 points from Jason Thompson and another 20 points from Marcus Thornton. Toney Douglas contributed 6 assists, while Jason Thompson cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
New Orleans got 23 points from Eric Gordon in a losing cause and another 20 points from Robin Lopez. Eric Gordon contributed 7 assists for the Hornets, while Anthony Davis had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Sacramento were victorious, as the score was 65-48 at the break.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-37.
Next game, Sacramento takes its act on the road to face San Antonio looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head home to face Los Angeles.