Danilo Gallinari scores 29, Thunder take care of Pelicans
Oklahoma City Thunder small forward Danilo Gallinari scored 29 points (12-of-18 field goals, 2-of-2 free throws) with 2 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 steals, 3 3-pointers, and 2 turnovers in 32.8 minutes of a 123-118 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Thursday.
Gallinari set a season-high for made field goals and was the only Thunder starter with more than 17 points. He has scored at least 24 in two of the last three games and three of the last six. The 11-year veteran is on pace for career-highs in made threes (3.0) and attempted threes (7.3).
Gallo scored 36.9 FanDuel points on Thursday. numberFire's models project him for 19.9 points, 5.6 rebounds, 2.1 assists, 0.6 steals, and 2.6 triples per game over the rest of the season.
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