Hornets Down Los Angeles 105-98 - Match Report
New Orleans got 25 points and 10 assists from Greivis Vasquez en route to a 105-98 victory over Los Angeles on Monday at STAPLES Center.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 13.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 189.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New Orleans got 17 points from Ryan Anderson and another 17 points from Jason Smith. Greivis Vasquez contributed 10 assists, while Al-Farouq Aminu cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 33 points from Caron Butler in a losing cause and another 20 points from Chris Paul. Chris Paul contributed 8 assists for the Clippers, while Matt Barnes had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 51-44 at the break.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-32.
New Orleans heads into a battle against the Jazz. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.