Rockets vs Pistons Final: 96-82 - Recap
|Rockets vs Pistons Final: 96-82 - Recap|
The Rockets got 20 points from James Harden as Houston ran past Detroit 96-82 on Saturday at Toyota Center.
The Rockets were a 7-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 194.5.
Houston got 14 points from Omer Asik and another 12 points from Marcus Morris. Jeremy Lin contributed 8 assists, while Omer Asik cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Pistons got a 16-point performance from Brandon Knight, who was supported by 13 points from Tayshaun Prince. Brandon Knight had 7 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Greg Monroe grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 47-41 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Detroit as they grabbed 45 boards, while Houston only had 42.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Heat. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track vs Oklahoma City.