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Memphis Grizzlies vs. Houston Rockets

The division rival Memphis Grizzlies and Houston Rockets are set to renew hostilities on Friday when they meet at Toyota Center.

In their last action, Memphis was a 94-75 winner at home against the Bobcats. They covered the 13.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (169) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Last time out for Houston, they were a 101-98 winner as they battled the Suns at home. The Rockets failed to cover in the match as a 14.5-point favorite, while 199 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Memphis:
Team record: 53-25 SU, 43-33-2 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 9 games when playing on the road against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 10 games on the road

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing LA Clippers are 6-4
After playing Charlotte are 5-5
After a win are 6-4

Houston:
Team record: 44-34 SU, 40-37-1 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Memphis
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 10 games at home
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Sacramento are 7-3
After playing Phoenix are 6-4
After a win are 6-4

Next up:
Memphis home to LA Clippers, Saturday, April 13
Houston home to Sacramento, Sunday, April 14