New Orleans Defeats Miami 105-95 - Recap
|New Orleans Defeats Miami 105-95 - Recap|
Miami was victimized by Anthony Davis for 30 points as the Pelicans defeated the Heat 105-95 in NBA action on Saturday.
The Pelicans were a 5.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 196.5.
New Orleans got 16 points from Tyreke Evans and another 12 points from Al-Farouq Aminu. Tyreke Evans contributed 8 assists, while Anthony Davis cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Miami got 25 points from LeBron James in a losing cause and another 19 points from Mario Chalmers. LeBron James contributed 9 assists for the Heat, while LeBron James had 8 rebounds.
The Pelicans hit the break leading 45-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-33.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act home to face Brooklyn looking for another win. For Miami, they head home to face Portland.