Rockets vs Celtics Final: 109-85 - Recap
|Rockets vs Celtics Final: 109-85 - Recap|
The Rockets blew out Boston on Tuesday, running up the score in a 109-85 win at Toyota Center.
Houston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 205.5.
Terrence Jones had 24 points for Houston and Patrick Beverley chipped in with 16 points. Chandler Parsons had 6 assists for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Boston got 17 points from Courtney Lee in a losing cause and another 11 points from Avery Bradley. Phil Pressey contributed 5 assists for the Celtics, while Jared Sullinger had 9 rebounds.
The Rockets hit the break leading 68-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
Houston had a 48-43 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Houston heads into a battle against the Mavericks. Boston, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Antonio.