New Orleans Defeats Washington 92-81 - Recap
New Orleans earned a 92-81 victory over Washington on Saturday, getting 22 points from Trevor Ariza at Verizon Center.
New Orleans was an underdog by1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 187.5.
New Orleans got 17 points from Emeka Okafor and another 13 points from Chris Paul. Chris Paul contributed 11 assists, while Emeka Okafor cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Washington got 24 points from Nick Young in a losing cause and another 14 points from Rashard Lewis. John Wall contributed 10 assists for the Wizards, while JaVale McGee had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 47-42 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 43 boards, while Washington only had 37.
New Orleans heads into a battle against the 76ers. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Philadelphia.