Rockets vs Knicks Final: 104-96 - Recap
The Knicks were burned for 28 points by Kevin Martin on Sunday as the Rockets picked up a 104-96 win at Madison Square Garden.
Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 213.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 24 points from Luis Scola and another 12 points from Courtney Lee. Kyle Lowry contributed 6 assists, while Chuck Hayes cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
New York got 25 points from Amar'e Stoudemire in a losing cause and another 17 points from Wilson Chandler. Raymond Felton contributed 5 assists for the Knicks, while Amar'e Stoudemire had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 58-52 at the break.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-42.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Knicks will aim to get back on the winning track at Denver.