Houston vs Phoenix Wrap - Phoenix Wins 119-112
Phoenix got 26 points and 15 rebounds from Luis Scola en route to a 119-112 victory over Houston on Monday at US Airways Center.
The Suns were an 8-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 209.5.
Phoenix got 21 points from Goran Dragic and another 21 points from P.J. Tucker. Goran Dragic contributed 14 assists, while Luis Scola cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
The Rockets got a 24-point performance from Chandler Parsons, who was supported by 23 points from Carlos Delfino. Chandler Parsons had 7 assists in a losing cause for Houston, while Carlos Delfino grabbed 8 rebounds.
The Suns hit the break leading 67-61 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 44 boards, while Houston only had 43.
Phoenix heads into a battle against the Nuggets. Houston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.