Suns Down Houston 99-86 - Match Report
Houston was scorched by Michael Redd for 25 points as the Suns defated the Rockets 99-86 in NBA action on Sunday.
Bettors who backed the Suns were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 202.5.
Phoenix got 19 points from Channing Frye and another 15 points from Marcin Gortat. Steve Nash contributed 11 assists, while Marcin Gortat cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Houston got 18 points from Luis Scola in a losing cause and another 16 points from Goran Dragic. Goran Dragic contributed 8 assists for the Rockets, while Marcus Camby had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 52-36 at the break.
Houston had a 48-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face Miami looking for another win. For Houston, they head home to face Los Angeles.