Denver vs New Orleans Recap - Pelicans Win 105-89
Tyreke Evans scored 19 points leading the Pelicans to a 105-89 victory over Denver at New Orleans Arena on Friday.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 201.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New Orleans got 17 points from Anthony Davis and another 17 points from Jrue Holiday. Tyreke Evans contributed 10 assists, while Ryan Anderson cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Nuggets got a 22-point performance from Wilson Chandler, who was supported by 16 points from J.J. Hickson. Ty Lawson had 12 assists in a losing cause for Denver, while J.J. Hickson grabbed 10 rebounds.
The Pelicans hit the break leading 58-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 53-42.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act on the road to face Houston looking for another win. For Denver, they head on the road to face Memphis.