After a complicated first period, the Rockets took the lead after the break to widen the gap until the end of the match. James Harden performs at 37 points, 2 rebounds, 10 assists, Ryan Anderson 17 points, 7 rebounds, Clint Capela 12 points, 15 rebounds, 3 assists, Luc Mbah has Moute 9 points, 5 rebounds.
The Knicks took a great start and lead 21-4 then 29-7 in 7 minutes. The Rockets are trying to 3 points (18/47 on the entire game) and manage to limit the breakage to 39-29 at the end of the first quarter. Houston gets his head back and picks up 51-51 on 2 throws from Chris Paul. The Rockets pocket the second quarter 29-22 and are 3 points from New Yorkers 58-61.
After the break, the Rockets thread the baskets while the defense limits the Knicks to 13 points. A perfect third quarter 37-13 which offers 21 points lead to the Rockets at the start of the last quarter 95-74. The match rocked for the Rockets who control the end of game 22-28 and win 117-102.
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