Houston Defeats San Antonio 97-90 - Recap
The Rockets got a 23-point performance from Dwight Howard, who added 16 rebounds as Houston ran past San Antonio 97-90 on Tuesday at Toyota Center.
The Rockets were a 2-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 209.5.
Houston got 21 points from Terrence Jones and another 18 points from Jeremy Lin. Jeremy Lin contributed 8 assists, while Dwight Howard cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
San Antonio got 22 points from Boris Diaw in a losing cause and another 17 points from Tony Parker. Cory Joseph contributed 5 assists for the Spurs, while Tim Duncan had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed San Antonio were victorious, as the score was 46-39 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 55 boards, while San Antonio only had 39.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mavericks. The Spurs will aim to get back on the winning track vs Chicago.