Rockets vs Grizzlies Final: 127-111 - Recap
|Rockets vs Grizzlies Final: 127-111 - Recap|
Kevin Martin scored 28 points for Houston on Friday, leading the Rockets to a 127-111 victory over Memphis at FedExForum.
Bettors who backed the Rockets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 4.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 207.5.
Houston got 28 points from Kyle Lowry and another 23 points from Brad Miller. Kyle Lowry contributed 12 assists, while Brad Miller cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Memphis got 29 points from Rudy Gay in a losing cause and another 20 points from Marc Gasol. Mike Conley contributed 8 assists for the Grizzlies, while Zach Randolph had 8 rebounds.
Houston led at halftime, 69-60.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 32 boards, while Memphis only had 28.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Grizzlies will aim to get back on the winning track at Denver.