119-97 @ Knicks

The Rockets dominated most of the game against the Knicks at Madison Square Garden. Luc Mbah a Moute had 10 points, 9 rebounds and 1 assist in 24’59, James Harden 31 points, 5 rebounds and 9 assists, Ryan Anderson 21 points and 3 rebounds.

After taking a 23-15 lead and leading the score in the first quarter 27-24, the Knicks were joined in the early second by the Rockets on two free throws by Ryan Anderson followed by a 3 PJ Tucker points. Houston leads 34-30 and will then create a big gap until the end of the game. The Rockets win the second quarter 36-21 and take a 12-point lead at break 60-48.

The second period is one-way for the Rockets who make a 40-26 in the 3rd quarter time and lead 100-74 to the start of the last which they easily control 19-23.

The Rockets are 2nd in the West with 6 wins and 3 losses.

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