Recap - Rockets Defeat Golden State 121-112
|Recap - Rockets Defeat Golden State 121-112|
Golden State was victimized by Kevin Martin for 30 points as the Rockets defeated the Warriors 121-112 in NBA action on Monday.
Houston was a favorite by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 213.5.
Houston got 20 points from Luis Scola and another 14 points from Shane Battier. Kyle Lowry contributed 8 assists, while Chuck Hayes cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Warriors got a 44-point performance from Monta Ellis, who was supported by 19 points from David Lee. Monta Ellis had 7 assists in a losing cause for Golden State, while Louis Amundson grabbed 7 rebounds.
Houston led at halftime, 50-46.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 45 boards, while Golden State only had 35.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Golden State, they head on the road to face Sacramento.