Rockets Fall 106-96 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap
Blake Griffin scored 20 points and chipped in with 11 rebounds for Los Angeles on Wednesday, leading the Clippers to a 106-96 victory over Houston at STAPLES Center.
The Clippers earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 11-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 208.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Los Angeles got 19 points from Caron Butler and another 19 points from Chauncey Billups. Chris Paul contributed 11 assists, while Blake Griffin cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Houston got 17 points from Chandler Parsons in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jeremy Lin. Jeremy Lin contributed 7 assists for the Rockets, while Omer Asik had 7 rebounds.
Los Angeles led at halftime, 69-49.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-37.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Lakers. Houston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Oklahoma City.