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Philadelphia 76ers vs Houston Rockets Wrap - Houston Wins 116-114

The Rockets got a 50-point performance from James Harden as Houston handed Philadelphia a 116-114 defeat on Friday at Toyota Center.

The Rockets earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the -11.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 200.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.

Houston got 14 points from Dwight Howard and another 13 points from Clint Capela. James Harden contributed 8 assists, while Dwight Howard cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.

The 76ers got a 28-point performance from Robert Covington, who was supported by 23 points from Isaiah Canaan. T.J. McConnell had 6 assists in a losing cause for Philadelphia, while Robert Covington grabbed 7 rebounds.

Houston led at halftime, 56-49.

Houston had a 49-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Houston heads into a battle against the Knicks. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Memphis.