Trail Blazers Fall 103-87 Against Houston - Game Recap
The Rockets got a 21-point performance from Kyle Lowry, who added 11 assists as Houston ran past Portland 103-87 on Tuesday at Rose Garden.
The Rockets were a 5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 202.5.
Houston got 21 points from Luis Scola and another 20 points from Kevin Martin. Kyle Lowry contributed 11 assists, while Chuck Hayes cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
The Trail Blazers got a 22-point performance from Nicolas Batum, who was supported by 14 points from LaMarcus Aldridge. Andre Miller had 6 assists in a losing cause for Portland, while Gerald Wallace grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 53-42 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 36 boards, while Portland only had 33.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Clippers. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track at Sacramento.