nba Game Recap
Recap - Kings Defeat Houston 119-118
Sacramento got 26 points from Buddy Hield en route to a 119-118 victory over Houston on Monday at Toyota Center.
The Kings were a +12.0-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 225.5.
Harrison Barnes had 19 points for Sacramento and Nemanja Bjelica chipped in with 17 points. Trevor Ariza had 7 assists for the Kings, while Harrison Barnes was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Houston got 34 points from Russell Westbrook in a losing cause and another 27 points from James Harden. James Harden contributed 10 assists for the Rockets, while P.J. Tucker had 19 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 64-59 at the break.
Houston had a 51-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Sacramento takes its act home to face Oklahoma City looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Cleveland.