Houston Defeats San Antonio 96-95 - Recap
James Harden scored 29 points for Houston on Sunday, leading the Rockets to a 96-95 victory over San Antonio at Toyota Center.
Houston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 212.5.
Houston got 20 points from Chandler Parsons and another 11 points from Patrick Beverley. James Harden contributed 6 assists, while Omer Asik cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
San Antonio got 23 points from Tony Parker in a losing cause and another 17 points from Tim Duncan. Tony Parker contributed 7 assists for the Spurs, while Tim Duncan had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed San Antonio were victorious, as the score was 46-43 at the break.
Houston had a 44-38 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 Spurs will aim to get back on the winning track vs Denver.