Rockets 137-110 Jazz

Houston flew past the match against Utah tonight: 59.3% to 2 points against 43.2%, 42 rebounds to 33, 59% to 3 points against 38.2%. James Harden even achieved his career record with 56 points at 19/25 and 7/8 at 3 points, 2 rebounds and 13 assists in 35’15! Eric Gordon adds 20 points with 6 rebounds and 2 assists.

 

The Rockets quickly led the score 39-28 in the first quarter and confirmed in the second 28-21 and are leading at the break with 18 points in advance 67-49. The Rockets explode all in the 3rd quarter with a 48-36 which gives them 30 points ahead of the start of the last 115-85. They control the end of game 22-25 to win 137-110.

The Rockets are 1st in the West with 8 wins and 3 losses. Houston will receive Cleveland next Thursday (4 wins, 6 losses).

 

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