Gallinari, Paul Push Thunder Past Zion, Pelicans 123-118
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Danilo Gallinari scored 29 points, Chris Paul had 14 points and 12 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the New Orleans Pelicans 123-118. Zion Williamson scored 32 points for New Orleans, his second straight game scoring more than 30. But Gallinari's clutch shooting kept the Pelicans at bay as he scored 11 points in the fourth quarter. Dennis Schroder scored 22 points for the Thunder, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander added 17 points and Steven Adams had 11 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks. JJ Redick scored 24 for New Orleans.