West, Hornets edge Bucks in overtime

West, Hornets edge Bucks in overtime

David West scored 27 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lift the New Orleans Hornets over the Milwaukee Bucks 102-99 in overtime on Wednesday night.

New Orleans covered as 2.5-point home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 201.5-point total set by oddsmakers.

Darren Collison added 18 points, eight assists, and seven boards for the Hornets, who got 13 points and six rebounds from Devin Brown in the win.

Luke Ridnour put up 23 points, 10 assists, and seven boards off the bench to lead Milwaukee, while reserve Hakim Warrick went for 22 points and 10 rebounds for the Bucks.