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Oklahoma City Thunder vs New Orleans Pelicans Recap - Thunder Win 97-89

New Orleans was victimized for 24 points and 10 rebounds by Shai Gilgeous-Alexander as the Thunder defeated the Pelicans 97-89 in NBA action on Monday.

Oklahoma City was a favorite by -5.0 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 209.0.

Oklahoma City got 24 points from Jalen Williams and another 14 points from Josh Giddey. Chet Holmgren contributed 5 assists, while Shai Gilgeous-Alexander cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

The Pelicans got a 20-point performance from CJ McCollum, who was supported by 19 points from Jonas Valanciunas. Brandon Ingram had 6 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Jonas Valanciunas grabbed 13 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 44-43 at the break.

The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 50 boards, while Oklahoma City only had 44