New Orleans 99, Houston 95
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(20-14)
    1 2 3 4 Total
Houston 26 24 27 18 95 Final 
New Orleans 24 22 25 28 99  
(15-16)
 Houston
 Starters Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts 
  A. Brooks G 38:16 6-11 3-6 2-2 -7 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 1 17 
  T. Ariza G 38:05 7-14 2-7 3-4 -6 0 7 3 7 1 0 1 2 19 
  C. Hayes C 36:00 4-7 0-0 1-2 -13 1 13 5 1 1 0 0 4
  S. Battier F 35:59 2-5 2-4 0-0 -7 1 4 4 1 1 0 0 1
  L. Scola F 24:20 5-11 0-0 5-6 -1 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 15 
 Bench Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts 
  K. Lowry 25:22 3-8 1-1 5-5 +5 4 6 6 0 0 0 0 5 12 
  C. Landry 18:54 4-7 0-0 0-0 +4 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 6
  D. Andersen 16:27 3-8 0-2 0-0 +3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
  J. Taylor 6:37 1-1 0-0 1-2 +2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
  C. Budinger DNP - Coach's Decision
  B. Cook DNP - Coach's Decision
  J. Dorsey DNP - Coach's Decision
  M. Harris DNP - Coach's Decision
  T. McGrady DNP - Coach's Decision
 Totals 35-72 8-20 17-21 8 39 21 16 3 1 1 25 95 
 Percentages:   .486 .400 .810   Team Rebounds: 7
 New Orleans
 Starters Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts 
  C. Paul G 43:09 9-21 1-2 9-10 +8 0 2 9 1 2 1 1 3 28 
  D. Brown G 25:58 5-9 0-3 2-2 +13 1 2 1 2 1 0 0 1 12 
  E. Okafor C 37:29 6-8 0-0 2-4 +1 4 16 1 0 1 0 0 4 14 
  D. West F 36:18 6-14 0-0 3-4 +8 1 5 2 1 1 0 0 2 15 
  P. Stojakovic F 24:38 2-7 1-4 0-0 -10 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 3
 Bench Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts 
  J. Posey 23:22 1-2 1-2 2-2 +14 0 6 2 0 0 0 0 3
  D. Songaila 16:22 5-11 0-0 2-2 -2 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 12 
  B. Brown 12:31 2-6 0-3 0-0 +2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
  D. Collison 9:50 0-3 0-0 0-0 -10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
  J. Wright 5:32 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1
  M. Thornton 4:51 1-3 0-0 0-0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  H. Armstrong DNP - Coach's Decision
  I. Diogu DNP - Coach's Decision
  S. Marks DNP - Coach's Decision
  M. Peterson DNP - Coach's Decision
 Totals 38-85 3-14 20-24 10 37 18 7 7 1 1 21 99 
 Percentages:   .447 .214 .833   Team Rebounds: 9
 Game Info
 Technical Fouls:  None
 Arena: New Orleans Arena, New Orleans, LA
 Attendance: 16,020
 Officials: Mike Callahan, Eric Lewis, James Williams
 Duration: 2:18
Legend
+/-:
Team net points while player is in game,
TO:
Turnovers,
PF:
Personal Fouls,
BS:
Blocked Shots,
BA:
Blocks Against

Updated on Saturday, Jan 2, 2010 10:42 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
C. Hayes Chuck Hayes
4-7,  9 Pts
13 Rebs, 5 Assists
 New Orleans
C. Paul Chris Paul
9-21,  28 Pts
2 Rebs, 9 Assists