Rockets Down Utah 124-116 - Match Report
Patrick Patterson scored 20 points leading the Rockets to a 124-116 victory over Utah at Toyota Center on Saturday.
Houston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 206.5.
Houston got 19 points from Chandler Parsons and another 19 points from Jeremy Lin. Jeremy Lin contributed 8 assists, while Omer Asik cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Utah got 21 points from Gordon Hayward in a losing cause and another 20 points from Al Jefferson. Mo Williams contributed 7 assists for the Jazz, while Paul Millsap had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 58-49 at the break.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The Jazz will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.