Rockets Down Memphis 100-92 - Match Report
Houston got 27 points from James Harden en route to a 100-92 victory over Memphis on Thursday at Toyota Center.
Houston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 199.5.
Houston got 20 points from Terrence Jones and another 18 points from Jeremy Lin. Chandler Parsons contributed 5 assists, while Chandler Parsons cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Grizzlies got a 23-point performance from Zach Randolph, who was supported by 12 points from James Johnson. Mike Conley had 6 assists in a losing cause for Memphis, while Zach Randolph grabbed 17 rebounds.
Houston trailed at halftime, 53-45.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 49 boards, while Houston only had 41.
Houston heads into a battle against the Pelicans. Memphis, meanwhile, will have their next action against Denver.