Rockets take down Bobcats

Rockets take down Bobcats

Yao Ming had 23 points and eight rebounds to lead the Houston Rockets past the Charlotte Bobcats 91-86 on Friday night.

Houston cashed as 1-point road underdogs as the game played under the 183-point total set by oddsmakers.

Luis Scola added 15 points and six boards for the Rockets, who got 10 points and six rebounds from Ron Artest in the win.

Gerald Wallace went for 17 points and eight boards for Charlotte, while Raja Bell scored 16 points for the Bobcats.