New Orleans vs Atlanta Wrap - New Orleans Wins 111-105
The Hawks were burned for 34 points by Anthony Davis on Friday as the Pelicans picked up a 111-105 win at Philips Arena.
New Orleans won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 204.5.
Tyreke Evans had 21 points for New Orleans and Brian Roberts chipped in with 16 points. Brian Roberts had 5 assists for the Pelicans, while Anthony Davis was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Atlanta got 26 points from Jeff Teague in a losing cause and another 20 points from Paul Millsap. Jeff Teague contributed 8 assists for the Hawks, while DeMarre Carroll had 7 rebounds.
New Orleans had a 40-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
New Orleans looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Heat. The Hawks will aim to get back on the winning track at Toronto.