New Orleans 105, Detroit 86

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, February 11, 2013 7:30 PM
Location - The Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Michigan
Officials - #8 Marc Davis, #35 Kane Fitzgerald, #77 Karl Lane
Attendance - 10177

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
New Orleans 27 28 22 28 105
Detroit 23 18 20 25 86

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
New Orleans 18-34 8-15 10-19 W1
Detroit 20-33 14-15 6-18 L1

Recap


Hornets 105, Pistons 86: Ryan Anderson hit five 3-pointers while scoring 31 points off the bench as visiting New Orleans coasted to an easy victory.

Robin Lopez finished with 23 points and 10 rebounds and Al-Farouq Aminu added 12 and 14 for the Hornets, who have won three of their last four games.

Rodney Stuckey had 19 points and Greg Monroe added 17 and 11 rebounds for the Pistons, who struggled to just 35.8 percent shooting while snapping a brief two-game winning streak.

The Hornets used a 28-point second quarter to build up a 55-41 halftime lead and didn’t look back

New Orleans built the advantage out to 77-57 on a jumper by Greivis Vasquez late in the third quarter. The Pistons scored nine straight points during a fourth-quarter spurt to close within 94-82, but Anderson and Roger Mason nailed consecutive 3-pointers to keep the Hornets out in front.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Led by Anthony Davis’ four blocks, the Hornets totaled 10 for the game. … New Orleans nailed 13 of 14 free throws. … The Pistons were a dismal 5-of-19 from 3-point range.

Top Game Performances

New Orleans   Detroit
Ryan Anderson 31 Scoring Rodney Stuckey 19
Greivis Vasquez 13 Assists Jose Calderon 9
Al-Farouq Aminu 14 Rebounds Greg Monroe 11
Robin Lopez 5 Free Throws Made Rodney Stuckey 11
Al-Farouq Aminu 2 Steals Jose Calderon 4
Anthony Davis 4 Blocks Greg Monroe 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
New Orleans 105 49.4 10-21 13-14 26 49 10 7 16
Detroit 86 35.8 5-19 23-33 21 41 3 13 13

Upcoming Games

  • Detroit will play their next game at home against Washington. The Pistons have a W/L % of .333 after a win and .406 after a loss.
  • New Orleans will play their next game at home against Portland. The Hornets have a W/L % of .333 after a win and .353 after a loss.