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Pelicans beat up on Rockets for big win

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

Ryan Anderson scored a game-high 22 points, while Tyreke Evans added 21 and 5 assists as the New Orleans Pelicans (17-16) dominated the Houston Rockets (22-10) from start to finish in a 111-83 victory at the Smoothie King Center.

Pelicans star Anthony Davis scored just seven points but grabbed eight rebounds and blocked three shots. New Orleans shot 53 percent from the floor, including 7-of-15 from beyond the arc.

The NBA's leading scorer, James Harden, scored just 11 points for the Rockets.

New Orleans will return to action Monday night to host the Washington Wizards. 

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