Hornets Down Phoenix 93-84 - Match Report
The Hornets got 19 points from Greivis Vasquez as New Orleans ran past Phoenix 93-84 on Wednesday at New Orleans Arena.
New Orleans won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 194.5.
Al-Farouq Aminu had 16 points for New Orleans and Ryan Anderson chipped in with 14 points. Greivis Vasquez had 12 assists for the Hornets, while Al-Farouq Aminu was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Phoenix got 14 points from Marcin Gortat in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jared Dudley. Goran Dragic contributed 6 assists for the Suns, while Marcin Gortat had 7 rebounds.
The Hornets hit the break leading 54-53 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 40 boards, while New Orleans only had 33.
New Orleans looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hawks. The Suns will aim to get back on the winning track at Oklahoma City.