Jackson, Bobcats top Rockets

Jackson, Bobcats top Rockets

Stephen Jackson went for 43 points and eight rebounds to lead the Charlotte Bobcats past the Houston Rockets 102-94 on Tuesday night.

Charlotte covered as 2.5-point home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 190.5-point total listed by sportsbooks.

Boris Diaw added 19 points, seven boards, and six assists for the Bobcats, who got 14 points off the bench from Flip Murray in the win.

Trevor Ariza had 19 points and six rebounds for Houston, while Luis Scola went for 18 points and 14 boards for the Rockets.