Recap - Pelicans Defeat Minnesota 98-91
|Recap - Pelicans Defeat Minnesota 98-91|
Anthony Davis scored 26 points and chipped in with 10 rebounds for New Orleans on Friday, leading the Pelicans to a 98-91 victory over Minnesota at New Orleans Arena.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 197.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New Orleans got 20 points from Eric Gordon and another 16 points from Brian Roberts. Brian Roberts contributed 6 assists, while Anthony Davis cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Minnesota got 26 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 16 points from Corey Brewer. Ricky Rubio contributed 6 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 19 rebounds.
New Orleans trailed at halftime, 47-42.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-38.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act on the road to face Brooklyn looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Portland.