Thunder vs Hornets Final: 100-79 - Recap
New Orleans was run off the court by the Thunder on Saturday as Oklahoma City blasted the Hornets 100-79 at New Orleans Arena.
Oklahoma City won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 193.5.
Oklahoma City got 20 points from Kevin Durant and another 19 points from Kevin Martin. Russell Westbrook contributed 10 assists, while Kevin Durant cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
New Orleans got 21 points from Ryan Anderson in a losing cause and another 12 points from Robin Lopez. Greivis Vasquez contributed 7 assists for the Hornets, while Ryan Anderson had 10 rebounds.
Oklahoma City led at halftime, 54-44.
Oklahoma City had a 45-43 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Oklahoma City heads into a battle against the Nets. New Orleans, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.