Houston Falls 106-98 to Thunder - Recap

Houston Falls 106-98 to Thunder - Recap

Houston was victimized by Kevin Durant for 42 points as the Thunder defeated the Rockets 106-98 in NBA action on Tuesday.

Oklahoma City was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 216.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Oklahoma City got 24 points from Russell Westbrook and another 12 points from Serge Ibaka. Russell Westbrook contributed 7 assists, while Serge Ibaka cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.

Houston got 28 points from James Harden in a losing cause and another 19 points from Chandler Parsons. James Harden contributed 9 assists for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard had 10 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 56-41 at the break.

Oklahoma City had a 49-45 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The Rockets will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.