New Orleans Defeats Cleveland 112-92 - Recap
The Hornets blew out Cleveland on Sunday, running up the score in a 112-92 win at New Orleans Arena.
New Orleans won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 193.5.
New Orleans got 25 points from Greivis Vasquez and another 23 points from Ryan Anderson. Greivis Vasquez contributed 9 assists, while Anthony Davis cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Cleveland got 31 points from Kyrie Irving in a losing cause and another 12 points from Tristan Thompson. Kyrie Irving contributed 6 assists for the Cavaliers, while Tristan Thompson had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Cleveland were victorious, as the score was 49-48 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 45 boards, while Cleveland only had 31.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act on the road to face Golden State looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head on the road to face Atlanta.