Houston vs Memphis Wrap - Memphis Wins 115-110
Zach Randolph scored 29 points and added 19 rebounds for a double-double, leading Memphis over Houston, 115-110, on Friday at FedExForum.
Bettors who backed the Grizzlies were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 205.5.
Rudy Gay had 22 points for Memphis and Mike Conley chipped in with 17 points. Mike Conley had 5 assists for the Grizzlies, while Zach Randolph was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 19 boards.
Houston got 32 points from Kevin Martin in a losing cause and another 19 points from Luis Scola. Kyle Lowry contributed 8 assists for the Rockets, while Shane Battier had 8 rebounds.
Memphis trailed at halftime, 67-58.
Memphis had a 45-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bucks. The Rockets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Orlando.