Nuggets Fall 94-92 Against New Orleans - Game Recap
Trevor Ariza scored 15 points leading the Hornets to a 94-92 victory over Denver at New Orleans Arena on Wednesday.
New Orleans won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 195.5.
New Orleans got 15 points from Eric Gordon and another 14 points from Chris Kaman. Greivis Vasquez contributed 10 assists, while Chris Kaman cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Denver got 22 points from Ty Lawson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Arron Afflalo. Arron Afflalo contributed 7 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried had 8 rebounds.
The Hornets hit the break trailing 46-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-32.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act on the road to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Denver, they head home to face Phoenix.