Hornets Fall 107-89 Against Dallas - Game Recap
The Mavericks got 21 points from Shawn Marion as Dallas ran past New Orleans 107-89 on Sunday at New Orleans Arena.
Dallas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 196.5.
Dirk Nowitzki had 19 points for Dallas and Brandan Wright chipped in with 16 points. Shawn Marion had 6 assists for the Mavericks, while Chris Kaman was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
New Orleans got 20 points from Ryan Anderson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Eric Gordon. Brian Roberts contributed 6 assists for the Hornets, while Robin Lopez had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 62-40 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 47 boards, while Dallas only had 41.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Grizzlies. New Orleans, meanwhile, will have their next action against Dallas.