Houston wins against Atlanta 119-104

The Rockets have logically dominated the game on the Hawks’ floor (1 win for 8 losses), taking a 30-point lead with 28 assists at 16 and 16/47 at 3 points. Luc Mbah a Moute flamed during the match with 20 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists. James Harden has 29 points, 3 rebounds and 11 assists. Eric Gordon adds 20 points, with 2 rebounds and 5 assists.

After pocketing the first quarter 36-25, Houston is already 18 points ahead at break 69-51 after winning the second quarter 33-26.
Atlanta will never come back in the game and the second half is a formality. Houston leads 97-76 at the start of the last quarter and controls the end of the game 22-28. The Rockets win 119-104.

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