Houston - With the blowout win in Game 2 last night, the Rockets take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series vs. the Timberwolves. Including the regular season, Houston has won eight straight against Minnesota and 13 in a row vs. the Timberwolves at Toyota Center. Chris Paul and Gerald Green led…
Luc Mbah a Moute expressed optimism that his dislocated shoulder won’t keep him out as long as the one he suffered earlier this season.
In December, Mbah a Moute sustained an injury during a game against the Hornets. He missed 15 games with that injury. Th
The Houston Rockets would roll over the Minnesota Timberwolves 102-82 in Game 2 Wednesday night. But they didn’t need James Harden’s offense to do so. In fact, it would be Chris Paul (27) and Gerald Green (21) leading the way offensively. Meanwhile, Harden
James Harden had one of the worst shooting outings in NBA playoff history Wednesday night, but he contributed three steals and three blocks and continued to play strong defense in the post as the Rockets took a 2-0 series lead.
HOUSTON (AP) - Chris Paul had 27 points and Gerald Green came off the bench to score 21 as the Houston Rockets used a huge second quarter to cruise to a 102-82 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night that gave them a 2-0 lead in the first-round playoff series.
Houston fell behind…
Houston Rockets’ center Clint Capela is a vibrant, young, rim protector whose name is relatively unknown when compared to players like Joel Embiid and Karl-Anthony Towns. In just four years, Capela went from being in and out of the G-League, to being Dwigh
Rockets forward Luc Mbah a Moute, progressing from his dislocated shoulder more rapidly than when he suffered the injury in December, did not rule out returning in the first round if the Rockets' series lasts long enough.
Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau, while praising the play of James Harden, mentioned Harden's ability to "sell" calls and use his ability to grab and hold. It sounded a bit as if Thibodeau was sending a message to officials as much as discussing Harden.