New Orleans Defeats Indiana 108-96 - Recap
The Hornets grabbed a 108-96 win over the Pacers on Sunday, behind a 19-point effort from Trevor Ariza at New Orleans Arena.
New Orleans was a favorite by 4.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 192.5.
New Orleans got 18 points from Chris Paul and another 18 points from Carl Landry. Chris Paul contributed 8 assists, while Emeka Okafor cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Indiana got 15 points from Danny Granger in a losing cause and another 15 points from Mike Dunleavy. A.J. Price contributed 6 assists for the Pacers, while Roy Hibbert had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 57-44 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 48 boards, while Indiana only had 33.
New Orleans heads into a battle against the Rockets. Indiana, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.