Recap - Hornets Defeat Cleveland 89-84
|Recap - Hornets Defeat Cleveland 89-84|
The Hornets got a 21-point performance from Chris Kaman, who added 13 rebounds as New Orleans ran past Cleveland 89-84 on Wednesday at Quicken Loans Arena.
New Orleans was an underdog by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 182.5.
Marco Belinelli had 19 points for New Orleans and Jarrett Jack chipped in with 16 points. Greivis Vasquez had 5 assists for the Hornets, while Gustavo Ayon was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 17 boards.
Cleveland got 22 points from Antawn Jamison in a losing cause and another 13 points from Alonzo Gee. Kyrie Irving contributed 11 assists for the Cavaliers, while Antawn Jamison had 12 rebounds.
New Orleans led at halftime, 50-43.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 56-48.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face Boston.