Wizards Fall 100-93 Against Houston - Game Recap
Houston got 20 points from Kevin Martin en route to a 100-93 victory over Washington on Monday at Toyota Center.
The Rockets won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 9.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Shane Battier had 15 points for Houston and Aaron Brooks chipped in with 15 points. Kyle Lowry had 6 assists for the Rockets, while Chuck Hayes was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
The Wizards got a 19-point performance from Kirk Hinrich, who was supported by 18 points from Nick Young. John Wall had 6 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Andray Blatche grabbed 14 rebounds.
Houston trailed at halftime, 48-47.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-42.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Heat. The Wizards will aim to get back on the winning track vs Indiana.