The Rockets end their losing streak with 95-93 victory against the Phoenix Suns at home.
The Rockets led the way early and held onto the lead for most of the game. The foruth quarter revealed a much more competitive Suns team as both teams traded the lead back and forth. The Rockets remaiend vicotirous even after a buzzer-beater attempt by Suns forward Jared Dudley.
Rockets shooting guard Kevin Martin led both teams in scoring with 23 points. Chuck Hayes scored a career-high 21 points, while Kyle Lowry had 18 points and Chase Budinger has 15.
Vince Carter led the Suns with 21 points. Marcin Gortat had 12 points, and the Suns got 11 points from Grant Hill and another 11 from Zabian Dowdell, who came off the bench.
The Rockets will face the Charlotte Bobcats at Toyota Center on Wednesday.