Victory against the Mavs 104-97

The Rockets pocketed their 8th consecutive win tonight, beating Dallas home. After a balanced first half, Houston quickly took the lead in the 3rd quarter and held it to the end. James Harden has 27 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists, Chris Paul 25 points, 8 rebounds, 9 assists.

The Rockets come off 27-19 at the end of the first quarter thanks to two 3 points of Green. Dallas makes a good second quarter (36-30) and returns twice to Houston, who leads only two points in the 57-55 break.

At the restart, the Rockets start on a 17-10 and keep the Mavs at bay. They pocket the 3rd quarter 30-20 and control the end of the game 17-22, with up to 16 points ahead in the last quarter.

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