Rockets vs Grizzlies Final: 93-86 - Recap
The Rockets got 17 points from Chandler Parsons as Houston ran past Memphis 93-86 on Monday at FedExForum.
Bettors who backed the Rockets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 1 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 194.5.
Omri Casspi had 16 points for Houston and Dwight Howard chipped in with 15 points. Terrence Jones had 2 assists for the Rockets, while Omer Asik was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Memphis got 16 points from Tayshaun Prince in a losing cause and another 15 points from Tony Allen. Mike Conley contributed 10 assists for the Grizzlies, while Kosta Koufos had 13 rebounds.
Houston trailed at halftime, 44-32.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 43 boards, while Memphis only had 35.
Next game, Houston takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Memphis, they head on the road to face Boston.