Recap - Clippers Defeat Houston 106-103
|Recap - Clippers Defeat Houston 106-103|
Eric Gordon scored 24 points leading the Clippers to a 106-103 victory over Houston at STAPLES Center on Wednesday.
The Clippers were a 2.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 211.5.
Los Angeles got 21 points from Chris Kaman and another 20 points from Blake Griffin. Mo Williams contributed 11 assists, while DeAndre Jordan cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Houston got 24 points from Kyle Lowry in a losing cause and another 18 points from Courtney Lee. Kyle Lowry contributed 11 assists for the Rockets, while Chuck Hayes had 12 rebounds.
The Clippers hit the break trailing 54-49 before taking care of business in the second half.
Los Angeles had a 51-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Nuggets. The Rockets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Indiana.