The Houston Rockets had a first half to forget but got a big lift from the bench in the 4th quarter and grinder out a victory over the Memphis Grizzlies 93-86. After trailing by 14 points the Rockets put up 38 points in the fourth quarter, outscoring the Grizzlies by 15. The Rockets had only 32 in the first half. Houston shot 60 percent in the second half and got 9 points in that half from Chandler Parsons who lead all scores with 17.
After only making one three pointer in the first half, the Rockets dropped 5 in the second half, and played the entire quarter 4th quarter without Dwight Howard and Jeremy Lin.