A night after an overtime loss to Chicago, the Hornets produced one of their biggest wins of the year in overtime at Memphis.

Emeka Okafor's free throw tied the game with 25.4 left in regulation, and the Hornets outscored the Grizzlies 12-5 in overtime to claim a 109-102 win. The Hornets, playing without injured guard Chris Paul and forward James Posey, snapped Memphis' home winning streak at 11 games. The Hornets rallied from 21 points down in the third quarter to claim victory.

Darren Collison, starting in place of Paul, scored 17 points and dished out a Hornets franchise record 18 assists for the Hornets, 26-21.

David West led the Hornets with 22 points, Okafor scored 21, and Peja Stojakovic 20. Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph led Memphis with 25 points each.