Carter, Magic outgun Hornets
Vince Carter went for 48 points and seven rebounds to lead the Orlando Magic past the New Orleans Hornets 123-117 on Monday night.
Orlando failed to cover as 9.5-point home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 194.5-point total posted by oddsmakers.
Dwight Howard added 25 points, 12 boards, and four blocks for the Magic, who got 18 points from Rashard Lewis in the win.
Peja Stojakovic had 29 points and nine rebounds for New Orleans, while Darren Collison put up 27 points, nine assists, and four steals for the Hornets.