Recap - Spurs Defeat New Orleans 104-102
New Orleans was scorched by Tim Duncan for 28 points as the Spurs defated the Hornets 104-102 in NBA action on Monday.
The Spurs earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 4-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 177.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Tony Parker had 20 points for San Antonio and Richard Jefferson chipped in with 14 points. Tony Parker had 17 assists for the Spurs, while Tim Duncan was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
New Orleans got 26 points from Jarrett Jack in a losing cause and another 18 points from Trevor Ariza. Jarrett Jack contributed 9 assists for the Hornets, while Emeka Okafor had 8 rebounds.
San Antonio led at halftime, 56-55.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 40 boards, while San Antonio only had 27.
San Antonio looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hawks. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track at Oklahoma City.