Houston once again dominated the entire game against Brooklyn, although the Nets briefly took the lead in the third quarter. James Harden renews a big performance with 36 points, 4 rebounds, 5 assists, Chris Paul 25 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists, Luc Mbah has Moute 8 points, 7 rebounds, 2 assists in 37’25.
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The first quarter time is balanced, but Gerald Green realizes in the last minutes 2 three points and allow the Rockets to lead 38-31. Houston maintains its lead in the second, but the Nets finish the period well and pocket 32-27. At the break, Luc and his are in front of 65-63.
For 2 minutes, Brooklyn took the lead in the 3rd quarter 84-82. But the Rockets react and chained an 11-1 which offers them the quarter 31-23 and 10 points ahead of the start of the last. The Rockets take a 16-point lead 115-99 and control the end of the match thanks to Harden who goes 10 points in the money time. The Beard has reached the 15,000 points scored in career!