Los Angeles vs New Orleans Recap - Pelicans Win 98-96

Los Angeles vs New Orleans Recap - Pelicans Win 98-96

Anthony Morrow scored 27 points for New Orleans on Wednesday, leading the Pelicans to a 98-96 victory over Los Angeles at New Orleans Arena.

New Orleans won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 206.5.

Anthony Davis had 16 points for New Orleans and Darius Miller chipped in with 16 points. Tyreke Evans had 9 assists for the Pelicans, while Anthony Davis was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.

The Clippers got a 31-point performance from Jamal Crawford, who was supported by 21 points from Blake Griffin. Chris Paul had 12 assists in a losing cause for Los Angeles, while DeAndre Jordan grabbed 16 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 55-52 at the break.

The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 53 boards, while Los Angeles only had 40.

New Orleans looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jazz. The Clippers will aim to get back on the winning track at Dallas.