Hornets 101, SuperSonics 92
Wednesday, April 4th 2007, 10:22 pm
News On 6
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Bobby Jackson scored seven of his 18 points in overtime to help the New Orleans Hornets beat the Seattle SuperSonics 101-to-92 in overtime Wednesdayt night.
Jackson and Rasual Butler scored all of the Hornets' points during a 13-to-3 run to start overtime and give New Orleans a 97-to-87 advantage with 1:47 to play.
David West added 18 points and 14 rebounds, and Butler scored 16 as the Hornets landed six players in double figures after losing two of their starters to injuries in the first half.
Rashard Lewis led Seattle with 27 points and 10 rebounds, and Damien Wilkins scored nine of his 16 points in the fourth quarter as the SuperSonics erased a 13-point deficit. Earl Watson also scored 16 points for the Sonics.