NBA scoring juggernaut James Harden poured in a season-high 57 points on Monday to power the short-handed Houston Rockets to a 112-94 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies.
coach Mike D’Antoni
John Wall scored six of his 36 points in overtime as the Washington Wizards outlasted the Houston Rockets 135-131 in overtime on Monday despite James Harden's season-high 54 points.
Carmelo Anthony's brief tenure in Houston is over after he played just 10 NBA games with the Rockets, general manager Daryl Morey said Thursday.
James Harden drained eight three pointers en route to a season-high 40 points as the Houston Rockets won their first home game with a 115-103 victory over the Indiana Pacers.
Paul George scored 20 points to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a seventh straight NBA victory on Thursday, a dominant 98-80 home triumph over the Houston Rockets.
Chris Paul will miss Houston's Western Conference finals decider against Golden State on Monday after losing his battle to be fit, Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni confirmed.
Houston Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni says his team must eradicate mental mistakes to have any chance of levelling their NBA Western Conference finals series against the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday.
Defending NBA champion Golden State, seeking a third title in four seasons, faces season wins leader Houston in a tantalizing playoff showdown between a powerhouse Warriors squad and a Rockets team assembled to beat it.