Denver 102, New Orleans 95

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, March 12, 2010 8:00 PM
Location - New Orleans Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana
Officials - #57 Greg Willard, #65 Sean Wright, #59 Gary Zielinski
Attendance - 17220

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Denver 29 22 22 29 102
New Orleans 29 23 23 20 95

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Denver 44-21 28-5 16-16 W5
New Orleans 32-34 21-12 11-22 L2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss , the New Orleans Hornets have a 21-12 record at home this season. The Denver Nuggets are 16-16 while on the road this season.
  • New Orleans has a streak of 2 straight up losses . The Hornets have won 2 of their last 10 games.
  • Denver has a streak of 5 straight up wins The Nuggets have won 8 of their last 10 games.
  • David West played 42:10 minutes and scored 30 points. He shot 60.0% from the field and has averaged 25.6 points over the last five games.
  • Carmelo Anthony played 43:57 minutes and scored 32 points. He shot 48.1 % from the field and has averaged 29.0 points over the last five games.
  • Following this game the New Orleans Hornets average 99.8 points per game and hold opponents to 101.8 points per game. The Denver Nuggets average 107.6 points per game and hold opponents to 102.5 points per game.

Top Game Performances

Denver   New Orleans
Carmelo Anthony 32 Scoring David West 30
Chauncey Billups 7 Assists Darren Collison 10
Carmelo Anthony 12 Rebounds Emeka Okafor 9
Chauncey Billups 7 Free Throws Made David West 6
Chauncey Billups 4 Steals Julian Wright 5
Chris Andersen 1 Blocks David West 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Denver 102 46.8 3-22 25-28 23 49 1 9 19
New Orleans 95 41.6 4-17 17-21 23 36 1 12 12

Upcoming Games

  • New Orleans will play their next game on the road against Phoenix. The Hornets have a W/L % of .406 after a win and .576 after a loss.
  • Denver will play their next game on the road against Memphis . The Nuggets have a W/L % of .651 after a win and .714 after a loss.
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