Memphis vs Houston Wrap - Memphis Wins 82-78
Marc Gasol scored 15 points leading the Grizzlies to an 82-78 victory over Houston at Toyota Center on Friday.
Memphis was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 195.5.
Memphis got 15 points from Zach Randolph and another 13 points from Jerryd Bayless. Marc Gasol contributed 5 assists, while Marc Gasol cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Houston got 30 points from James Harden in a losing cause and another 17 points from Jeremy Lin. James Harden contributed 6 assists for the Rockets, while Terrence Jones had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 49-36 at the break.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-44.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Clippers. The Rockets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Sacramento.