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Dragic's 25 leads Rockets over Grizzlies 98-89

Published: Thursday, July 30 2015 8:37 a.m. MDT

Memphis Grizzlies coach Lionel Hollins reacts to a play in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Houston Rockets, Friday, March 30, 2012, in Houston.  (Pat Sullivan, Associated Press) Memphis Grizzlies coach Lionel Hollins reacts to a play in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Houston Rockets, Friday, March 30, 2012, in Houston. (Pat Sullivan, Associated Press)

HOUSTON — Goran Dragic scored a season-high 25 points and Courtney Lee added 17 as the Houston Rockets beat the Memphis Grizzlies 98-89 on Friday night.

The victory was the Rockets' 12th straight at home against Memphis, which hasen't won in Houston since April 2006.

Houston led by six with 1:22 remaining before Marcus Camby made two baskets sandwiched around a layup by Rudy Gay to extend the lead to 97-89 about a minute later.

Dragic has been starting at point guard with Kyle Lowry out with an illness. Friday's performance extended his streak of double digit scoring games to a career-high 14 in a row.

Gay had 20 points to lead Memphis, which started a span of seven games in nine days on Friday.

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