LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers are playing from behind again in these NBA playoffs. James Harden scored 36 points and the Houston Rockets ran away from the Lakers 112-97 on Friday night, the second straight round the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference lost its opener. Russell Westbrook added 24 points, nine rebounds and six assists, and Eric Gordon had 23 points for the Rockets, the No. 4 seed who had just one day of rest after needing seven games to win their first-round series. Anthony Davis had 25 points and 14 rebounds for the Lakers. LeBron James had 20 points, eight rebounds and seven assists.
By JOE ZIEMER Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — James Harden scored 49 points on a whopping 41 shots from the field and the undermanned Houston Rockets won their seventh straight gamer, 125-105 over the Minnesota […]
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Dennis Schroder 30 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied to beat the Houston Rockets 117-114 and even their first-round Western Conference playoff series at two wins apiece. Chris […]