Houston vs Washington Recap - Rockets Win 114-107
|Houston vs Washington Recap - Rockets Win 114-107|
James Harden went off for 25 points and added 8 rebounds leading Houston over Washington, 114-107, on Saturday at Verizon Center.
Houston was a favorite by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 199.5.
Dwight Howard had 23 points for Houston and Terrence Jones chipped in with 19 points. Jeremy Lin had 8 assists for the Rockets, while Terrence Jones was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 17 boards.
Washington got 23 points from John Wall in a losing cause and another 23 points from Trevor Ariza. John Wall contributed 10 assists for the Wizards, while Trevor Ariza had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 63-46 at the break.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-43.
Houston heads into a battle against the Celtics. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.