Houston vs New Orleans Wrap - New Orleans Wins 105-100
Houston was victimized for 25 points and 10 assists by Tyreke Evans as the Pelicans defeated the Rockets 105-100 in NBA action on Wednesday.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 209.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Austin Rivers had 18 points for New Orleans and Anthony Morrow chipped in with 15 points. Tyreke Evans had 10 assists for the Pelicans, while Luke Babbitt was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Houston got 22 points from Troy Daniels in a losing cause and another 17 points from Terrence Jones. Troy Daniels contributed 5 assists for the Rockets, while Donatas Motiejunas had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 53-50 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 42 boards, while Houston only had 41.