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Recap - Pelicans Defeat Phoenix 123-101

The Pelicans blew out Phoenix on Wednesday, running up the score in a 123-101 win at Smoothie King Center.

Bettors who backed the Pelicans were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +2.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 223.0.

Zion Williamson had 28 points for New Orleans and Brandon Ingram chipped in with 23 points. Zion Williamson had 6 assists for the Pelicans, while Steven Adams was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.

The Suns got a 25-point performance from Devin Booker, who was supported by 13 points from Deandre Ayton. Jevon Carter had 5 assists in a losing cause for Phoenix, while Deandre Ayton grabbed 11 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 48-46 at the break.

New Orleans had a 44-39 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 Pacers. The Suns will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Detroit.