Recap - Hornets Defeat Los Angeles 97-90
|Recap - Hornets Defeat Los Angeles 97-90|
Los Angeles was victimized for 20 points and 10 rebounds by Chris Kaman as the Hornets defeated the Clippers 97-90 in NBA action on Thursday.
New Orleans was an underdog by 4.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 181.5.
New Orleans got 17 points from Jarrett Jack and another 17 points from Jason Smith. Jarrett Jack contributed 9 assists, while Chris Kaman cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Clippers got a 21-point performance from Blake Griffin, who was supported by 16 points from Chris Paul. Chris Paul had 9 assists in a losing cause for Los Angeles, while Blake Griffin grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 58-54 at the break.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-39.
New Orleans looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Spurs. The Clippers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Memphis.