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Rockets vs Suns Final: 139-125 - Recap

Phoenix was victimized by James Harden for 47 points as the Rockets defeated the Suns 139-125 in NBA action on Saturday.

Bettors who backed the Rockets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -8.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 235.0.

Russell Westbrook had 30 points for Houston and Clint Capela chipped in with 14 points. Russell Westbrook had 10 assists for the Rockets, while Clint Capela was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 17 boards.

Phoenix got 26 points from Kelly Oubre Jr. in a losing cause and another 19 points from Devin Booker. Devin Booker contributed 9 assists for the Suns, while Devin Booker had 6 rebounds.

Houston led at halftime, 70-65.

Phoenix had a 41-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Sacramento looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Denver.