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NBA: New Orleans 88, Memphis 75

April 15, 2012 at 10:01 PM

NEW ORLEANS, April 15 (UPI) -- Eric Gordon and Carl Landry combined for 34 points Sunday and New Orleans wrapped up a successful homestand with an 88-75 win over Memphis.

Gordon put in 18 points and Landry contributed 16 and 11 rebounds as the Hornets triumphed for the fourth time in five home games.

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New Orleans also got a double-double of 14 points and 10 boards from Jason Smith and used a tough defense to force 21 Memphis turnovers in the victory.

The playoff-bound Grizzlies were led by Rudy Gay with 24 points.

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