HOUSTON -- Yao Ming had 21 points and 10 rebounds, Ron Artest added 16 in his Houston debut, and the Rockets overcame poor
shooting to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 82-71 on Wednesday night.
Luis Scola had 12 points and 13 rebounds for the Rockets, who
were 28-for-76 (36.8 percent) from the field. They also went
5-for-16 from 3-point range and were outrebounded 49-44.
Rudy Gay scored 20 and Darrell Arthur had 11 points and 15
rebounds for the Grizzlies, who've lost all eight season openers
since moving to Memphis in 2001.
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