Grizzlies Fall 98-89 Against Houston - Game Recap
Goran Dragic went off for 25 points and added 3 rebounds leading Houston over Memphis, 98-89, on Friday at Toyota Center.
The Rockets were a 2-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 190.5.
Houston got 17 points from Courtney Lee and another 13 points from Chase Budinger. Goran Dragic contributed 7 assists, while Marcus Camby cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
The Grizzlies got a 20-point performance from Rudy Gay, who was supported by 19 points from Marc Gasol. O.J. Mayo had 4 assists in a losing cause for Memphis, while Marc Gasol grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 49-48 at the break.
Memphis had a 45-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pacers. The Grizzlies will aim to get back on the winning track at Milwaukee.