Houston Rockets

Result: Harden stars again with 57-point haul as Rockets defeat Grizzlies

James Harden continued his stunning form with a season-high 57 points to lead the Houston Rockets to a 112-94 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies. The reigning NBA MVP reached at least 30 points for the 17th successive game – the best such run since Wilt Chamberlain  in 1964 – and had done so by half-time at Toyota Center. He had 36 points on the board by the end of the second quarter and continued his onslaught after the resumption before finishing with his best haul of the campaign to date. James Harden has now scored 30+ points in 17 consecutive games; passing Kobe Bryant’s record of 16. pic.twitter.com/PqzrjBdCCG — Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) January 15, 2019 And in another piece of history-making, Harden broke a franchise record by scoring more than 40 points for the 14th t...

Result: Harden triple-double fires Rockets to big win over Cavaliers

James Harden recorded his third 40-point triple-double in six games as the Houston Rockets beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 141-113. The reigning MVP scored 43 points, 10 rebounds and 12 assists as the Rockets ran riot from the start, surging to a 28-point lead in the first half. On the way to victory, Harden hit 30 points before the beginning of the third quarter, made eight three-pointers and finished with his sixth triple-double of the season. .@JHarden13 TRIPLE-DOUBLE ✔️ 🏀 43PTS👊 12AST💪 10REB Vote ⭐️ ➡️ https://t.co/SKZdoKpYvl pic.twitter.com/aFiapAJhno — Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) January 12, 2019 Ante Zizic top scored for Cleveland with 18 points but his side’s torrid run continued as they fell to their 12th loss in a row. Steph Curry moved into third place on the NBA’...

Result: Heat bring Rockets’ hot streak to end with narrow victory

Houston were on a five-game winning run before the defeat. The Houston Rockets’ five-game winning streak was brought to an end by the Miami Heat a night after breaking the NBA three-point record. After sinking 26 three-pointers in Wednesday night’s 136-118 victory over the Washington Wizards, the Rockets were edged 101-99 at the AmericanAirlines Arena. Rockets fall to the Heat. pic.twitter.com/ehgSWbfFuq — Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) December 21, 2018 James Harden had another big night, putting 35 points on the board, but a narrowly missed three-pointer from Eric Gordon on the buzzer saw the Heat clinch victory. Josh Richardson scored 22 points and Tyler Johnson put 19 on the board for Miami, who claimed their first three-game winning run of the season. ALL GAS NO BRAKES pic.twitter....

Result: Houston Rockets sink 26 three-pointers to set new NBA record

The Houston Rockets set a new NBA record as they sank 26 three-pointers in Wednesday night’s 136-118 victory over the Washington Wizards. James Harden accounted for six of the long balls on his way to 35 points while Chris Paul made five. Gerald Green and Eric Gordon got four each. Houston had tied the previous record, the 25 made by Cleveland against Atlanta in March 2017, with a three from Gary Clark with 2:42 remaining but missed four more attempts before Michael Carter-Williams struck with 31 seconds left. Setting an #NBA record tonight! 🔥 Watch all 26 three-pointers ⤵️ pic.twitter.com/xnum350xHt — Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) December 20, 2018 It was a fifth straight win for Houston, who stay top of the Southwest Division, narrowly ahead of the San Antonio Spurs who beat the Orla...

Result: Half-century for Harden as Houston star makes history

James Harden finished with 50 points to help propel the Houston Rockets to a 126-111 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers. Harden also had 10 rebounds and 11 assists to score the fourth 50-point triple-double of his career – the most in NBA history. He broke a tie with Russell Westbrook to take the top spot, with Wilt Chamberlain and Elgin Baylor in third place with two each. 🚀 Most 50-point triple-doubles in @NBAHistory (4)🚀 37th career triple-double🚀 2nd triple-double this season James Harden tallies 50 PTS, 10 REB & 11 AST in the @HoustonRockets victory! #Rockets pic.twitter.com/SmYBVBTswz — NBA (@NBA) December 14, 2018 The San Antonio Spurs won by their largest margin this season, toppling the Los Angeles Clippers 125-87. LaMarcus Aldridge led the way with 27 points on 12-14 shootin...

Result: James Harden leads Houston Rockets home

A second-half surge helped the Houston Rockets end their three-game losing streak and record a 111-103 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers. After overcoming a 15-point deficit in the first half, Houston had a 25-5 run to end the third quarter and start the fourth, holding Portland to just 43 per cent shooting on the night. James Harden led the way with 29 points while Chris Paul had a triple-double, finishing on 11 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists. 🚨 Triple-Double Alert for @CP3 🚨 11PTS | 10REB | 10AST pic.twitter.com/k0oaGgkSk6 — Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) December 12, 2018 Bench players Nene, Gerald Green and Danuel House also starred as the Rockets moved to 12-14 for the season. The San Antonio Spurs claimed a third win in a row as they toppled the Phoenix Suns 111-86, with...

Result: James Harden returns with 25 points to guide Houston Rockets to victory

James Harden missed three games due to a hamstring injury. James Harden returned from injury to score 25 points and lead the Houston Rockets to a 96-88 win over the Chicago Bulls. Having missed three games due to a strained hamstring, the shooting guard was back on court in a dominant fashion, scoring 11 straight points in just under two minutes as the Rockets rallied for the lead in the third. Back-to-back WINS! #RunAsOne 🚀 pic.twitter.com/Uwbsa8SLIP — Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) November 4, 2018 The Bulls held a one-point lead at 59-58 before the charge but were outscored 21-7 in the third and never regained the lead to drop to their fourth loss in a row. Carmelo Anthony finished with 17 points and James Ennis added 15 as Houston recorded back-to-back victories. 👌👌👌#RunAsOne 🚀 pic....

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