Houston got 22 points from Kevin Martin en route to a 102-93 victory over Sacramento on Sunday at ARCO Arena.
Houston was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 206.5.
Houston got 17 points from Luis Scola and another 13 points from Kyle Lowry. Kyle Lowry contributed 7 assists, while Chuck Hayes cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Sacramento got 19 points from DeMarcus Cousins in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tyreke Evans. Beno Udrih contributed 7 assists for the Kings, while DeMarcus Cousins had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Sacramento were victorious, as the score was 57-52 at the break.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-38.
Houston heads into a battle against the Warriors. Sacramento, meanwhile, will have their next action against Golden State.