Grizzlies Down Houston 113-93 - Match Report
The battle between the Grizzlies and Rockets didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Houston was handed a 113-93 defeat on Friday at FedExForum.
Memphis was a favorite by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 196.5.
Memphis got 23 points from Zach Randolph and another 20 points from Marc Gasol. Josh Selby contributed 7 assists, while Zach Randolph cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Rockets got a 21-point performance from Kevin Martin, who was supported by 15 points from Kyle Lowry. Kyle Lowry had 8 assists in a losing cause for Houston, while Chandler Parsons grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 57-51 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 42 boards, while Houston only had 33.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Rockets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Atlanta.