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Houston Rockets vs Phoenix Suns Recap - Rockets Win 125-111

James Harden scored 27 points and chipped in with 14 assists for Houston on Wednesday, leading the Rockets to a 125-111 victory over Phoenix at Talking Stick Resort Arena.

Bettors who backed the Rockets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -6.0 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 227.5.

Eric Gordon had 24 points for Houston and Patrick Beverley chipped in with 18 points. James Harden had 14 assists for the Rockets, while Patrick Beverley was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Phoenix got 28 points from Devin Booker in a losing cause and another 19 points from T.J. Warren. Devin Booker contributed 7 assists for the Suns, while P.J. Tucker had 6 rebounds.

The Rockets hit the break winning 61-55 before taking care of business in the second half.

Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-37.

Houston heads into a battle against the Grizzlies. Phoenix, meanwhile, will have their next action against Philadelphia.