New Orleans vs Houston Wrap - Houston Wins 104-92
|New Orleans vs Houston Wrap - Houston Wins 104-92|
James Harden poured in 31 points for Houston on Wednesday, as they defeated New Orleans 104-92 at Toyota Center.
Houston was a favorite by 9.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 203.5.
Houston got 21 points from Omer Asik and another 15 points from Patrick Patterson. Jeremy Lin contributed 7 assists, while Chandler Parsons cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
New Orleans got 18 points from Ryan Anderson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Greivis Vasquez. Greivis Vasquez contributed 14 assists for the Hornets, while Robin Lopez had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 49-44 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 49 boards, while New Orleans only had 46.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head on the road to face Dallas.