Spurs Down New Orleans 106-102 - Match Report
The Hornets were burned for 25 points by Tiago Splitter on Wednesday as the Spurs picked up a 106-102 win at AT&T Center.
San Antonio did not, however, defeat the Hornets against the spread, which closed at 8.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 195.5.
San Antonio got 24 points from Tony Parker and another 15 points from Stephen Jackson. Tony Parker contributed 13 assists, while Tiago Splitter cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
The Hornets got a 17-point performance from Eric Gordon, who was supported by 16 points from Ryan Anderson. Greivis Vasquez had 11 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Al-Farouq Aminu grabbed 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 64-60 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 46 boards, while San Antonio only had 39.
San Antonio heads into a battle against the Mavericks. New Orleans, meanwhile, will have their next action against Houston.