Los Angeles vs Houston Recap - Rockets Win 113-99
Houston got 38 points from James Harden en route to a 113-99 victory over Los Angeles on Wednesday at Toyota Center.
The Rockets were a 13.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 212.5.
Dwight Howard had 20 points for Houston and Terrence Jones chipped in with 15 points. James Harden had 4 assists for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Los Angeles got 25 points from Nick Young in a losing cause and another 21 points from Jodie Meeks. Kendall Marshall contributed 8 assists for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol had 12 rebounds.
Houston trailed at halftime, 57-52.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 52 boards, while Los Angeles only had 47.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.