March 22, 2009
NBA: New Orleans 99, Golden State 89
Chris Paul and David West combined for 50 points Sunday, propelling the New Orleans Hornets to a 99-89 win over the Golden State Warriors.
Paul scored 27 points, pulled down eight rebounds and contributed eight assists, and West had 23 points and six assists.New Orleans, which is 26-10 at home this season, trails Houston by 1 1/2 games for the No. 1 spot in the Southwest Division.
Stephen Jackson totaled 22 points and Kelenna Azubuike had 16 for Golden State, which is 6-29 on the road.