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Rockets Vs. Pistons Score: Houston Takes 47-40 Lead Over Detroit Into Halftime

The Houston Rockets are 24 minutes away from a four game winning streak and lead the Detroit Pistons 47-40 at halftime. The Rockets cooled off in the second quarter but still finished the half shooting 50 percent.

Luis Scola leads the Rockets with 10 points hitting 4-8 shots in the first half. Samuel Dalembert has eight points and either rebounds while Kevin Martin and Kyle Lowry each finished with seven points. The Rockets out rebounded the Pistons 24-15 in the first half.

Tayshaun Prince leads the Pistons with 12 points while rookie Brandon Knight added 11. Rodney Stuckey scored nine points off the bench and Ben Gordon has six for the Pistons. Dalembert and company did a good job on Detroit big man Greg Monroe holding him to zero points on 0-3 shooting and three rebounds in 15 minutes of action.

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