Houston got 40 points from Kevin Martin en route to a 110-95 victory over Cleveland on Saturday at Toyota Center.
Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 204.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 16 points from Shane Battier and another 16 points from Chase Budinger. Kyle Lowry contributed 6 assists, while Luis Scola cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
The Cavaliers got a 24-point performance from Antawn Jamison, who was supported by 18 points from Mo Williams. Mo Williams had 9 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland, while Anderson Varejao grabbed 8 rebounds.
Houston led at halftime, 66-58.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 48 boards, while Cleveland only had 33.
Next game, Houston takes its act home to face Sacramento looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head on the road to face Oklahoma City.