Hornets vs Timberwolves Final: 99-90 - Recap
The Hornets got a 26-point performance from Jason Smith, who added 10 rebounds as New Orleans ran past Minnesota 99-90 on Saturday at New Orleans Arena.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 192.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New Orleans got 21 points from Chris Kaman and another 11 points from Greivis Vasquez. Greivis Vasquez contributed 10 assists, while Jason Smith cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Minnesota got 29 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 20 points from Michael Beasley. J.J. Barea contributed 7 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 46-41 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 48 boards, while Minnesota only had 33.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Phoenix.