Denver 101, New Orleans 88

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, March 25, 2009 8:00 PM
Location - New Orleans Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana
Officials - #30 Tony Brown, #15 Bennett Salvatore, #9 Derrick Stafford
Attendance - 17274

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Denver 28 18 31 24 101
New Orleans 21 24 23 20 88

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Denver 46-26 27-8 19-18 W1
New Orleans 44-26 26-11 18-15 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss , the New Orleans Hornets have a 26-11 record at home this season. The Denver Nuggets are 19-18 while on the road this season.
  • New Orleans has a streak of 1 straight up loss . The Hornets have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Denver has a streak of 1 straight up win The Nuggets have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Chris Paul played 39:33 minutes and scored 19 points. He shot 45.5% from the field and has averaged 26.6 points over the last five games.
  • Carmelo Anthony played 36:20 minutes and scored 29 points. He shot 41.7 % from the field and has averaged 25.6 points over the last five games.
  • Following this game the New Orleans Hornets average 95.9 points per game and hold opponents to 93.4 points per game. The Denver Nuggets average 103.5 points per game and hold opponents to 100.4 points per game.

Top Game Performances

Denver   New Orleans
Carmelo Anthony 29 Scoring Chris Paul 19
Chauncey Billups 6 Assists Chris Paul 13
Chris Andersen 9 Rebounds David West 8
Carmelo Anthony 8 Free Throws Made Chris Paul 9
Chris Andersen 2 Steals Chris Paul 2
Chris Andersen 2 Blocks Julian Wright 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Denver 101 43.2 8-22 23-24 14 39 4 9 12
New Orleans 88 42.6 5-13 25-30 19 37 6 2 19

Upcoming Games

  • New Orleans will play their next game on the road against New York. The Hornets have a W/L % of .614 after a win and .640 after a loss.
  • Denver will play their next game on the road against Dallas . The Nuggets have a W/L % of .644 after a win and .654 after a loss.
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