Houston vs New Orleans Wrap - Houston Wins 91-89
|Houston vs New Orleans Wrap - Houston Wins 91-89|
New Orleans was victimized by Kevin Martin for 33 points as the Rockets defeated the Hornets 91-89 in NBA action on Sunday.
Houston was an underdog by 6 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 203.5.
Houston got 18 points from Kyle Lowry and another 9 points from Courtney Lee. Chuck Hayes contributed 5 assists, while Chuck Hayes cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
New Orleans got 22 points from David West in a losing cause and another 14 points from Marco Belinelli. Chris Paul contributed 12 assists for the Hornets, while Emeka Okafor had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 55-40 at the break.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-37.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track at Toronto.