Recap - Rockets Defeat Phoenix 122-108
|Recap - Rockets Defeat Phoenix 122-108|
Phoenix was victimized by Dwight Howard for 34 points as the Rockets defeated the Suns 122-108 in NBA action on Wednesday.
The Rockets were a 7.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 214.5.
James Harden had 23 points for Houston and Chandler Parsons chipped in with 19 points. Chandler Parsons had 6 assists for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Phoenix got 23 points from Goran Dragic in a losing cause and another 13 points from P.J. Tucker. Goran Dragic contributed 8 assists for the Suns, while Goran Dragic had 6 rebounds.
The Rockets hit the break leading 66-63 before taking care of business in the second half.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-36.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Golden State.