New Jersey Falls 112-87 to Rockets - Recap
|New Jersey Falls 112-87 to Rockets - Recap|
New Jersey was run off the court by the Rockets on Tuesday as Houston blasted the Nets 112-87 at Prudential Center.
Houston was a favorite by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 203.5.
Houston got 20 points from Kevin Martin and another 16 points from Kyle Lowry. Kyle Lowry contributed 10 assists, while Chuck Hayes cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
New Jersey got 22 points from Brook Lopez in a losing cause and another 12 points from Jordan Farmar. Jordan Farmar contributed 7 assists for the Nets, while Kris Humphries had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 61-43 at the break.
Houston had a 56-42 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 76ers. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.