Golden State Falls 99-96 to Rockets - Recap
Courtney Lee scored 20 points leading the Rockets to a 99-96 victory over Golden State at Toyota Center on Saturday.
Bettors who backed the Rockets were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 13.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 204.5.
Goran Dragic had 18 points for Houston and Luis Scola chipped in with 13 points. Goran Dragic had 7 assists for the Rockets, while Marcus Camby was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Golden State got 24 points from Klay Thompson in a losing cause and another 19 points from Brandon Rush. Charles Jenkins contributed 8 assists for the Warriors, while Brandon Rush had 7 rebounds.
The Rockets hit the break leading 58-55 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 40 boards, while Golden State only had 36.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Heat. The Warriors will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.