Portland vs New Orleans Recap - Hornets Win 98-96
New Orleans earned a 98-96 victory over Portland on Sunday, getting 20 points from Greivis Vasquez at New Orleans Arena.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 196.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New Orleans got 20 points from Ryan Anderson and another 18 points from Anthony Davis. Brian Roberts contributed 9 assists, while Ryan Anderson cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Trail Blazers got a 24-point performance from Wesley Matthews, who was supported by 20 points from Damian Lillard. Damian Lillard had 8 assists in a losing cause for Portland, while J.J. Hickson grabbed 14 rebounds.
New Orleans led at halftime, 53-44.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-30.
New Orleans looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Nets. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Memphis.