New Orleans Defeats Denver 110-86 - Recap
New Orleans cruised to victory on Monday, running Denver out of the gym and running up a 110-86 score at New Orleans Arena.
The Hornets were a 7-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 197.5.
New Orleans got 23 points from Ryan Anderson and another 16 points from Darius Miller. Brian Roberts contributed 18 assists, while Ryan Anderson cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Denver got 24 points from Danilo Gallinari in a losing cause and another 13 points from Kenneth Faried. Andre Miller contributed 6 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 59-38 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 45 boards, while Denver only had 32.
New Orleans looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Clippers. The Nuggets will aim to get back on the winning track at San Antonio.