Detroit vs New Orleans Recap - Hornets Win 100-95
Greivis Vasquez scored 25 points for New Orleans on Friday, leading the Hornets to a 100-95 victory over Detroit at New Orleans Arena.
Bettors who backed the Hornets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 194.5.
New Orleans got 21 points from Eric Gordon and another 19 points from Ryan Anderson. Greivis Vasquez contributed 9 assists, while Al-Farouq Aminu cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Detroit got 27 points from Greg Monroe in a losing cause and another 22 points from Brandon Knight. Jose Calderon contributed 11 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 10 rebounds.
New Orleans trailed at halftime, 49-47.
New Orleans had a 47-40 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act home to face Orlando looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face San Antonio.