Orlando vs New Orleans Recap - Hornets Win 92-89
|Orlando vs New Orleans Recap - Hornets Win 92-89|
Marcus Thornton scored 22 points leading the Hornets to a 92-89 victory over Orlando at New Orleans Arena on Wednesday.
New Orleans was an underdog by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 190.5.
New Orleans got 18 points from Emeka Okafor and another 16 points from Trevor Ariza. Chris Paul contributed 13 assists, while Emeka Okafor cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Orlando got 29 points from Dwight Howard in a losing cause and another 21 points from Jason Richardson. Jameer Nelson contributed 10 assists for the Magic, while Dwight Howard had 20 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 40-39 at the break.
New Orleans looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Rockets. The Magic will aim to get back on the winning track at Oklahoma City.