Brooklyn Defeats New Orleans 93-81 - Recap
New Orleans was victimized for 22 points and 13 rebounds by Mason Plumlee as the Nets defeated the Pelicans 93-81 in NBA action on Sunday.
Brooklyn won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 194.5.
Brooklyn got 13 points from Alan Anderson and another 13 points from Mirza Teletovic. Deron Williams contributed 6 assists, while Mason Plumlee cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
New Orleans got 24 points from Anthony Davis in a losing cause and another 12 points from Brian Roberts. Austin Rivers contributed 5 assists for the Pelicans, while Anthony Davis had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Brooklyn were victorious, as the score was 51-28 at the break.
Brooklyn had a 45-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Brooklyn heads into a battle against the Bobcats. New Orleans, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.