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NBA: New Orleans 88, Memphis 75

April 15, 2012 at 10:01 PM   |   Comments

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.

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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