Sacramento vs Houston Wrap - Sacramento Wins 104-101
Marcus Thornton scored 21 points leading the Kings to a 104-101 victory over Houston at Toyota Center on Tuesday.
Sacramento won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 219.5.
Samuel Dalembert had 21 points for Sacramento and Tyreke Evans chipped in with 18 points. Tyreke Evans had 5 assists for the Kings, while DeMarcus Cousins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
Houston got 30 points from Kevin Martin in a losing cause and another 18 points from Luis Scola. Kyle Lowry contributed 9 assists for the Rockets, while Chuck Hayes had 10 rebounds.
Sacramento led at halftime, 52-46.
Sacramento won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-43.
Next game, Sacramento takes its act on the road to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face New Orleans.