December 16, 2008

NBA: New Orleans 91, Memphis 84

Chris Paul and David West each scored 18 points for the New Orleans Hornets Tuesday in a 91-84 win over the Memphis Grizzlies.

Paul also had nine assists and five steals. He has had at least one steal in 105 straight games, tying an NBA record,

James Posey added 15 points off the bench for New Orleans, which has won five of its last six contests.

The Grizzlies' Rudy Gay was the game's top scorer with 28 points. O.J. Mayo added 20 for Memphis.