New Orleans vs Oklahoma City Wrap - Oklahoma City Wins 95-89
New Orleans was victimized for 26 points and 11 rebounds by Kevin Durant as the Thunder defeated the Hornets 95-89 in NBA action on Monday.
Oklahoma City won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 200.5.
Oklahoma City got 25 points from Russell Westbrook and another 13 points from Thabo Sefolosha. Russell Westbrook contributed 11 assists, while Kevin Durant cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
New Orleans got 20 points from David West in a losing cause and another 17 points from Chris Paul. Chris Paul contributed 14 assists for the Hornets, while Emeka Okafor had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 50-48 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Oklahoma City as they grabbed 56 boards, while New Orleans only had 36.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Nets. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Charlotte.