Rockets Down Sacramento 129-103 - Match Report
|Rockets Down Sacramento 129-103 - Match Report|
Sacramento was run off the court by the Rockets on Tuesday as Houston blasted the Kings 129-103 at Sleep Train Arena.
Bettors who backed the Rockets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 212.5.
James Harden had 43 points for Houston and Dwight Howard chipped in with 20 points. James Harden had 8 assists for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Sacramento got 25 points from Rudy Gay in a losing cause and another 16 points from DeMarcus Cousins. Rudy Gay contributed 6 assists for the Kings, while Reggie Evans had 8 rebounds.
The Rockets hit the break leading 69-51 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 45 boards, while Sacramento only had 37.
Houston heads into a battle against the Clippers. Sacramento, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.