The Houston Rockets grabbed the lead in the first quarter and then poured it on in the second half defeating the Golden State Warriors 109-83 at the Toyota Center. T
Rookie Chandler Parsons recorded his first career double-double finishing with 20 points and 11 rebounds. Luis Scola added 18 points and seven assists while Goran Dragic had 17 points and nine assists. Samuel Dalembert scored 15 points and grabbed 10 boards and Courtney Fortson chipped in 12 off the bench. Houston shot 47 percent from the field in the game and piled up a 48-31 rebounding advantage over the Warriors.
Richard Jefferson scored 14 points off the bench for the Warriors. David Lee added 12 points and five boards while Nate Robinson added 11.
he Rockets improve to 26-22 on the season and are 18-6 at home. Golden State falls to 19-26 on the season and are 9-13 on the road.