Rockets' Capela is getting 'energy' from James Harden's scoring
Jan 07 2019
This team dwelt in the bottom three teams for the first quarter of the season and now they've gone 11-1 in the past twelve games to rise to 4th in the West.
Harden had levelled the scores in the last minute of regulation with a three pointer and, with Golden State two points up in the last seconds of overtime, he evaded Klay Thompson and Draymond Green to hit the game-winning shot and secure his team a sixth successive victory.
We go to Sacramento and the Nuggets defeated the Kings, on the back of 36-point performance by Jamal Murray.
The Rockets, fresh off a wildly entertaining 134-133 overtime victory at Golden State on Thursday night have gotten off the canvas after an terrible start to climb to fourth in the Western Conference standings entering play Friday night.
Harden entered Saturday averaging a career-best 33.6 points per game.
Most recently, the Rockets have won 11 of their last 12 games. Jokic finished with his 19th double-double of the season as he added 13 rebounds and six assists.
Kings guard Iman Shumpert also went 0 for 7 from the field in a loss.
"You could argue for him as the best offensive player of all time", Morey told ESPN following Houston's win over its Western Conference rivals.
The last night's National Basketball Association action was filled with three exciting games.