Hornets Down Memphis 103-102 - Match Report
|Hornets Down Memphis 103-102 - Match Report|
Chris Paul scored 20 points and added 12 assists for a double-double, leading New Orleans over Memphis, 103-102, on Wednesday at New Orleans Arena.
Bettors who backed the Hornets were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 4. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 184.5.
David West had 19 points for New Orleans and Marcus Thornton chipped in with 17 points. Chris Paul had 12 assists for the Hornets, while David West was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
The Grizzlies got a 22-point performance from Mike Conley, who was supported by 22 points from Rudy Gay. Marc Gasol had 5 assists in a losing cause for Memphis, while Zach Randolph grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 51-42 at the break.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-42.
New Orleans heads into a battle against the Hawks. Memphis, meanwhile, will have their next action against Houston.