Houston vs Dallas Wrap - Houston Wins 117-115
|Houston vs Dallas Wrap - Houston Wins 117-115|
Dallas was scorched by Chandler Parsons for 26 points as the Rockets defated the Mavericks 117-115 in NBA action on Wednesday.
Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 212.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Dwight Howard had 21 points for Houston and Jeremy Lin chipped in with 18 points. Jeremy Lin had 7 assists for the Rockets, while Donatas Motiejunas was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
The Mavericks got a 38-point performance from Dirk Nowitzki, who was supported by 22 points from Vince Carter. Jose Calderon had 5 assists in a losing cause for Dallas, while Dirk Nowitzki grabbed 17 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 63-57 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 42 boards, while Dallas only had 41.
Next game, Houston takes its act home to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Dallas, they head home to face Sacramento.