Spurs Down New Orleans 89-86 - Match Report
|Spurs Down New Orleans 89-86 - Match Report|
San Antonio earned an 89-86 victory over New Orleans on Saturday, getting 23 points from DeJuan Blair at New Orleans Arena.
San Antonio won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 193.5.
San Antonio got 14 points from Stephen Jackson and another 13 points from Tim Duncan. Tony Parker contributed 10 assists, while DeJuan Blair cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
The Hornets got a 27-point performance from Jarrett Jack, who was supported by 15 points from Carl Landry. Greivis Vasquez had 6 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Gustavo Ayon grabbed 13 rebounds.
San Antonio trailed at halftime, 48-47.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-42.
San Antonio heads into a battle against the 76ers. New Orleans, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.