The Pelicans defeated the Hawks, 116-107. Brandon Ingram led all scorers with 30 points and eight assists for the Pelicans, while Trae Young tallied 16 points and a season-high tying 16 assists for the Hawks in the losing effort. The Pelicans improve to 29-27 on the season, while the Hawks fall to 27-28.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Brandon Ingram scored 30 points, CJ McCollum added 21 and the New Orleans Pelicans defeated the Atlanta Hawks 116-107 on Tuesday night for their third straight victory. Jonas Valanciunas, returning from a one-game absence because of a sore right quadriceps muscle, had 16 points and 14 rebounds for New Orleans. The Pelicans led 111-95 when Trey Murphy III hit his fourth 3-pointer of the game with 3:24 to go. Atlanta responded with a 7-0 run to cut the Pelicans' lead to nine wit
Onyeka Okongwu (Atlanta Hawks) with an and one vs the New Orleans Pelicans, 02/07/2023