Rockets topple Trail Blazers

Rockets topple Trail Blazers

The Houston Rockets held off the Portland Trail Blazers in the fourth quarter and came away with a 104-100 Friday night.

Houston failed to cover the 5-point spread, and the 204 points made it OVER the posted total of 194.

Aaron Brooks tossed in 33 points and dished out seven assists for the Rockets. Carl Landry finished with 21 points and five rebounds.

Rudy Fernandez collected 25 points with five rebounds in a losing effort for the Trail Blazers.