Hornets Down Golden State 102-87 - Match Report
The Hornets grabbed a 102-87 win over the Warriors on Wednesday, behind a 22-point effort from Marco Belinelli at Oracle Arena.
New Orleans won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 190.5.
New Orleans got 20 points from Jarrett Jack and another 20 points from Carl Landry. Jarrett Jack contributed 9 assists, while Al-Farouq Aminu cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Golden State got 28 points from David Lee in a losing cause and another 13 points from Klay Thompson. Nate Robinson contributed 6 assists for the Warriors, while David Lee had 7 rebounds.
New Orleans led at halftime, 57-40.
New Orleans had a 39-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act on the road to face Portland looking for another win. For Golden State, they head home to face New Jersey.