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Rockets Vs. Grizzlies Halftime Score: Houston Has Slim Lead Over Vancouver, 49-48

The Rockets are trying to stay alive in the Western Conference playoff race as they take on the Memphis Grizzlies

March 27, 2012; Dallas, TX, USA; Houston Rockets guard Goran Dragic (3) shoots in the fourth quarter against the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center. The Mavs beat the Rockets 90-81. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-US PRESSWIRE
March 27, 2012; Dallas, TX, USA; Houston Rockets guard Goran Dragic (3) shoots in the fourth quarter against the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center. The Mavs beat the Rockets 90-81. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-US PRESSWIRE

Each team has shown what they can do in the first half, the Houston Rockets had a big first quarter where they outscored the Memphis Grizzlies 30-19. However, the second quarter belonged to the Grizzlies who outscored the Rockets by 10, so at the half the Rockets lead only 49-48.

Goran Dragic and Courtney Lee are leading the Rockets in scoring with 14 and 13 points each, and after that the scoring is spread out evenly between the rest of the team.

The Grizzlies have three players who have scored 10 or more points with Rudy Gay and Marc Gasol each with 10, and then there is O.J. Mayo who is leading the Grizzlies with 11 points and has a pair of steals.

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