The Rockets outperformed themselves against the Mavericks by winning 107-91, with a 36-point lead in the 3rd quarter, with 47.6% shooting success versus 36.9% for Dallas. James Harden feasted with 29 points, 3 rebounds, 7 assists and 31 of Eval, Clint Capela finished with 13 points, 10 rebounds, 2 assists, Eric Gordon 18 points, Luc Mbah has Moute 6 points, 5 rebounds and 1 goes in 26’20.
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The Rockets took control from the start of the game by pocketing the first quarter 33-20. The derby runs out and Houston takes 10 more points in the second 29-19. At the break, the Rockets already have 23 points 62-39 ahead.
The demonstration continues in the 3rd and the Rockets aggravate the score 30-19. At the start of the last period, Houston leads 92-58 and quietly finished the job leaving some points to the rival Texas (15-33).
Houston will receive Memphis Monday, October 23 to confirm their good start to the season with 3 wins in a row.