Houston Defeats Minnesota 87-84 - Recap
Houston got 30 points from James Harden en route to an 87-84 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday at Target Center.
Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 211.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 12 points from Chandler Parsons and another 11 points from Carlos Delfino. Chandler Parsons contributed 5 assists, while Omer Asik cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Minnesota got 18 points from J.J. Barea in a losing cause and another 16 points from Alexey Shved. Luke Ridnour contributed 4 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 47-44 at the break.
Minnesota had a 50-47 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Spurs. The Timberwolves will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.