Suns vs Pelicans Final: 104-98 - Recap
|Suns vs Pelicans Final: 104-98 - Recap|
New Orleans was scorched by Eric Bledsoe for 25 points as the Suns defated the Pelicans 104-98 in NBA action on Tuesday.
Phoenix won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 192.5.
Gerald Green had 18 points for Phoenix and Markieff Morris chipped in with 17 points. Ish Smith had 8 assists for the Suns, while Marcus Morris was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
The Pelicans got a 20-point performance from Eric Gordon, who was supported by 17 points from Anthony Davis. Jrue Holiday had 9 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Anthony Davis grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 45-41 at the break.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-40.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face San Antonio looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head on the road to face Memphis.