New Orleans 98, Portland 97
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(24-20)
    1 2 3 4 Total
New Orleans 31 16 25 26 98 Final 
Portland 23 26 24 24 97  
(27-19)
 New Orleans
 Starters Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts 
  C. Paul G 42:24 9-17 3-5 3-3 +6 0 7 12 2 5 0 0 0 24 
  M. Thornton G 38:37 8-12 3-5 0-0 +7 0 1 1 2 0 1 1 3 19 
  E. Okafor C 38:35 5-6 0-0 4-6 +10 3 9 1 1 0 1 1 3 14 
  D. West F 38:09 4-13 0-1 10-11 +8 1 7 2 3 0 1 1 3 18 
  P. Stojakovic F 27:06 1-5 1-3 0-0 +6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2
 Bench Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts 
  J. Posey 20:35 1-5 1-4 2-2 -16 0 5 1 2 0 1 0 1
  D. Collison 18:25 4-5 1-1 0-0 -2 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0
  J. Wright 7:30 1-3 0-0 0-0 -8 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
  D. Songaila 6:27 2-2 0-0 0-0 -4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
  S. Marks 2:12 0-0 0-0 0-0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  B. Brown DNP - Coach's Decision
  I. Diogu DNP - Coach's Decision
  A. Gray DNP - Coach's Decision
  M. Peterson DNP - Coach's Decision
 Totals 35-68 9-19 19-22 5 33 20 12 6 4 3 16 98 
 Percentages:   .515 .474 .864   Team Rebounds: 5
 Portland
 Starters Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts 
  A. Miller G 36:46 1-8 0-0 4-6 -5 3 5 10 4 2 0 1 3
  S. Blake G 21:58 4-8 1-5 0-0 -13 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 2
  J. Pendergraph C 18:07 2-3 0-0 0-0 -12 1 5 0 0 0 1 1 1
  L. Aldridge F 37:15 8-19 0-0 0-0 -10 2 6 4 2 0 0 0 4 16 
  M. Webster F 33:59 4-9 4-6 2-2 -15 0 3 2 0 0 2 0 3 14 
 Bench Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts 
  J. Howard 33:22 8-15 0-0 0-0 +13 3 7 1 1 2 0 1 4 16 
  R. Fernandez 27:38 4-7 2-3 2-3 +11 2 7 3 1 2 0 0 0 12 
  J. Bayless 13:20 5-8 1-3 1-2 +11 0 1 5 3 0 0 0 4 12 
  N. Batum 10:23 3-5 0-0 0-0 +8 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0
  D. Cunningham 7:12 1-2 0-0 0-0 +7 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
  P. Mills DNP - Coach's Decision
  G. Oden DNP - Coach's Decision
  T. Outlaw DNP - Coach's Decision
  J. Przybilla DNP - Coach's Decision
  B. Roy DNP - Coach's Decision
 Totals 40-84 8-17 9-13 12 39 28 12 6 3 4 22 97 
 Percentages:   .476 .471 .692   Team Rebounds: 7
 Game Info
 Technical Fouls:  New Orleans - J. Posey 1
 Arena: Rose Garden, Portland, OR
 Attendance: 20,249
 Officials: Ron Garretson, Marc Davis, Scott Twardoski
 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 Tuesday, Jan 26, 2010 12:52 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 New Orleans
C. Paul Chris Paul
9-17,  24 Pts
7 Rebs, 12 Assists
 Portland
J. Howard Juwan Howard
8-15,  16 Pts
7 Rebs, 1 Assists