Hornets 95, Pistons 87

NEW ORLEANS - David West had a season-high 32 points and 12 rebounds, helping New Orleans overcome a 16-point deficit and beat Detroit.

Chris Paul scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half and added 12 assists for New Orleans, which snapped a two-game losing streak while handing Detroit its second-straight loss.

Detroit 28 27 18 14 – 87

New Orleans 25 17 28 25 – 95

   FG   FT   Reb   

DETROIT Min   M-A   M-A   O-T   A   PF   Pts

Jerebko 27:20   3-3   0-0   1-3   2   1   6

Maxiell 15:51   1-5   1-2   1-4   0   3   3

Wallace 36:36   3-6   0-0   3-7   2   4   6

Atkins 28:12   5-9   3-3   2-2   2   2   13

Stuckey 39:54   11-26   4-5   3-3   5   2   26

Bynum 23:23   1-5   2-2   0-2   9   2   4

Villanueva 32:09   7-14   1-2   1-8   2   2   18

Wilcox 11:24   1-1   0-0   1-3   0   3   2

Daye 25:11   3-8   1-2   0-3   0   1   9

Totals 240:00   35-77   12-16   12-35   22   20   87

Percentages: FG .455, FT .750. 3-Point Goals: 5-14, .357 (Villanueva 3-7, Daye 2-5, Atkins 0-1, Bynum 0-1). Team Rebounds: 4. Team Turnovers: 16 (14 Pts). Blocked Shots: 1 (Wilcox). Turnovers: 15 (Stuckey 6, Bynum 4, Atkins 2, Jerebko, Villanueva, Wallace). Steals: 10 (Wallace 3, Bynum 2, Stuckey 2, Daye, Jerebko, Villanueva). Technical Fouls: Defensive three second, 9:47 third; Wallace, 8:39 third.

   FG   FT   Reb   

N. ORLEANS Min   M-A   M-A   O-T   A   PF   Pts

Stojakovic 32:55   3-9   2-2   0-4   3   0   11

West 45:09   15-22   2-2   5-12   1   3   32

Okafor 28:59   5-6   5-7   3-8   1   1   15

Paul 43:01   5-9   6-6   0-4   12   3   16

DBrown 24:20   4-9   2-2   0-1   0   1   13

Thornton 15:47   1-6   0-2   1-2   0   4   2

Collison 9:20   0-2   0-0   0-1   1   0   0

Songaila 21:52   2-5   0-0   2-8   0   5   4

Posey 18:37   0-3   2-2   0-1   1   0   2

Totals 240:00   35-71   19-23   11-41   19   17   95

Percentages: FG .493, FT .826. 3-Point Goals: 6-21, .286 (Stojakovic 3-7, D.Brown 3-8, Collison 0-1, Posey 0-2, Thornton 0-3). Team Rebounds: 6. Team Turnovers: 18 (28 Pts). Blocked Shots: 1 (Paul). Turnovers: 18 (West 6, Paul 4, D.Brown 3, Collison 2, Okafor, Posey, Songaila). Steals: 5 (West 2, D.Brown, Paul, Songaila). Technical Fouls: Coach Bower, 7:49 second.

A: 13,196 (17,188). T: 2:20. Officials: Mark Wunderlich, Pat Fraher, Haywoode Workman.