Surging Rockets down Magic

Surging Rockets down Magic

The Houston Rockets won their fourth game in five outings with a 100-95 victory over the Orlando Magic Saturday night at Amway Arena.

Houston won the game as a 2-point underdog, while the 195 points made it OVER the posted total of 185.

Yao Ming tossed in a game-high 22 points with 13 rebounds for a double-double to lead the Rockets.

Jameer Nelson shot 7-for-16 from the field with 21 points for Orlando, and Rashard Lewis had 18 in a losing effort.