Houston Defeats Charlotte 100-94 - Recap
James Harden scored 29 points for Houston on Monday, leading the Rockets to a 100-94 victory over Charlotte at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Houston did not, however, defeat the Bobcats against the spread, which closed at 7 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 208.5.
Marcus Morris had 21 points for Houston and Carlos Delfino chipped in with 16 points. James Harden had 7 assists for the Rockets, while Omer Asik was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Charlotte got 35 points from Kemba Walker in a losing cause and another 19 points from Ramon Sessions. Kemba Walker contributed 5 assists for the Bobcats, while Bismack Biyombo had 9 rebounds.
Houston trailed at halftime, 56-45.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-40.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Nuggets. The Bobcats will aim to get back on the winning track vs Atlanta.