Recap - Suns Defeat Houston 97-88
|Recap - Suns Defeat Houston 97-88|
Phoenix got 20 points from Eric Bledsoe en route to a 97-88 victory over Houston on Wednesday at Toyota Center.
Bettors who backed the Suns were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 10 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 212.5.
Phoenix got 19 points from Goran Dragic and another 18 points from P.J. Tucker. Eric Bledsoe contributed 7 assists, while Miles Plumlee cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Houston got 17 points from Aaron Brooks in a losing cause and another 15 points from Dwight Howard. Aaron Brooks contributed 6 assists for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard had 18 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 51-40 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 54 boards, while Phoenix only had 40.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Raptors. The Rockets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Golden State.