Clippers Fall 96-83 Against Houston - Game Recap
Houston earned a 96-83 victory over Los Angeles on Wednesday, getting 20 points from Kyle Lowry at Toyota Center.
Houston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 212.5.
Luis Scola had 16 points for Houston and Aaron Brooks chipped in with 16 points. Kyle Lowry had 8 assists for the Rockets, while Chuck Hayes was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Los Angeles got 20 points from Randy Foye in a losing cause and another 14 points from Baron Davis. Eric Bledsoe contributed 6 assists for the Clippers, while DeAndre Jordan had 12 rebounds.
The Rockets hit the break leading 55-52 before taking care of business in the second half.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-44.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Dallas looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Charlotte.