Recap - Bobcats Defeat New Orleans 73-71
|Recap - Bobcats Defeat New Orleans 73-71|
Charlotte got 15 points from Gerald Henderson en route to a 73-71 victory over New Orleans on Monday at New Orleans Arena.
Charlotte won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 182.5.
Charlotte got 14 points from Kemba Walker and another 12 points from Bismack Biyombo. D.J. Augustin contributed 5 assists, while Tyrus Thomas cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
New Orleans got 15 points from Jarrett Jack in a losing cause and another 14 points from Trevor Ariza. Jarrett Jack contributed 9 assists for the Hornets, while Chris Kaman had 16 rebounds.
The Bobcats hit the break trailing 37-35 before taking care of business in the second half.
Charlotte won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-37.
Charlotte looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Rockets. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.