Hornets Fall 113-98 Against Denver - Game Recap
Denver got 24 points from Andre Iguodala en route to a 113-98 victory over New Orleans on Friday at Pepsi Center.
Bettors who backed the Nuggets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 7.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 204.5.
Denver got 21 points from Ty Lawson and another 18 points from Danilo Gallinari. Ty Lawson contributed 13 assists, while Kenneth Faried cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
New Orleans got 21 points from Ryan Anderson in a losing cause and another 13 points from Greivis Vasquez. Greivis Vasquez contributed 9 assists for the Hornets, while Anthony Davis had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 51-48 at the break.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-32.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bucks. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.