Detroit vs Houston Wrap - Houston Wins 97-83
Luis Scola went off for 35 points and added 12 rebounds leading Houston to a 97-83 win over Detroit on Tuesday at Toyota Center.
The Rockets were a 7.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 200.5.
Houston got 22 points from Kyle Lowry and another 21 points from Kevin Martin. Kyle Lowry contributed 12 assists, while Luis Scola cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Pistons got an 18 -point performance from Rodney Stuckey, who was supported by 12 points from Austin Daye. Rodney Stuckey had 5 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Tayshaun Prince grabbed 8 rebounds.
Houston led at halftime, 54-45.
Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-35.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face New Orleans.