Philadelphia vs Houston Wrap - Houston Wins 125-103
Philadelphia was run off the court by the Rockets on Wednesday as Houston blasted the 76ers 125-103 at Toyota Center.
Houston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 199.5.
Houston got 33 points from James Harden and another 18 points from Jeremy Lin. James Harden contributed 7 assists, while Omer Asik cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Philadelphia got 21 points from Nick Young in a losing cause and another 20 points from Dorell Wright. Dorell Wright contributed 6 assists for the 76ers, while Lavoy Allen had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 56-51 at the break.
Houston had a 41-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Houston takes its act home to face Memphis looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face Atlanta.