Hornets roll over Sixers

Hornets roll over Sixers

Morris Peterson had 27 points to lead the New Orleans Hornets to a 95-76 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.

The Hornets covered as 9-point favorites as the game played under the 187-point total listed by books.

David West added 16 points as Chris Paul chipped in with 13 points and 10 assists for the Hornets.

Willie Green led the Sixers with 20 points as Samuel Dalembert picked up 13 points and 13 boards in a losing cause.