Pelicans end two-game slide, defeat Hornets at home

Pelicans end two-game slide, defeat Hornets at home
Source: Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - After losses to the Wizards and Jazz in the first two contests of a three-game home stand, the Pelicans were able to close it out on a winning note, following a 119-115 decision over the Charlotte Hornets.

Anthony Davis led the Pelicans, (39-28) posting 31 points and 14 rebounds, both game-highs. Jrue Holiday posted 25 points and Rajon Rondo tallied 12 points and 17 rebounds. A total of seven Pelicans, including all five starters, had double-digits in scoring.

The Hornets (29-39) were led by Kemba Walker and Dwight Howard, who each had 21 points apiece.

Next up for the Pelicans is a Thursday night contest against the Spurs in San Antonio. Tip-off is set for 7:30 p.m.

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