Rockets Down Charlotte 94-78 - Match Report
Houston earned a 94-78 victory over Charlotte on Wednesday, getting 21 points from Kevin Martin at Toyota Center.
Houston was a favorite by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 202.5.
Houston got 19 points from Chase Budinger and another 12 points from Patrick Patterson. Chuck Hayes contributed 7 assists, while Chuck Hayes cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Charlotte got 22 points from D.J. Augustin in a losing cause and another 13 points from Boris Diaw. Stephen Jackson contributed 4 assists for the Bobcats, while Kwame Brown had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 49-39 at the break.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-37.
Houston heads into a battle against the Celtics. Charlotte, meanwhile, will have their next action against Oklahoma City.