Recap - Pelicans Defeat Memphis 95-92
|Recap - Pelicans Defeat Memphis 95-92|
Memphis was victimized for 27 points and 10 rebounds by Anthony Davis as the Pelicans defeated the Grizzlies 95-92 in NBA action on Monday.
Bettors who backed the Pelicans were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 7.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 188.5.
New Orleans got 15 points from Tyreke Evans and another 13 points from Brian Roberts. Tyreke Evans contributed 7 assists, while Anthony Davis cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Memphis got 23 points from Zach Randolph in a losing cause and another 19 points from Courtney Lee. Marc Gasol contributed 4 assists for the Grizzlies, while Zach Randolph had 20 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 41-40 at the break.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-34.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act home to face Sacramento looking for another win. For Memphis, they head on the road to face Houston.