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Tyreke Evans went off for 41 points and added 9 rebounds leading New Orleans to a 101-89 win over Oklahoma City on Monday at New Orleans Arena.

The Pelicans were an 8.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 203.5.

Luke Babbitt had 12 points for New Orleans and Darius Miller chipped in with 10 points. Tyreke Evans had 8 assists for the Pelicans, while Tyreke Evans was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

The Thunder got a 25-point performance from Kevin Durant, who was supported by 22 points from Serge Ibaka. Kevin Durant had 6 assists in a losing cause for Oklahoma City, while Serge Ibaka grabbed 16 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 46-45 at the break.

Oklahoma City won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-39.

New Orleans looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Rockets. The Thunder will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.