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Warriors hold off Rockets, Durant suffers right leg injury

Warriors coach Steve Kerr sounded cautiously optimistic – hoping for the best but also preparing for something worse case with Durant's injury.

Rockets edge Warriors in overtime thriller

Harden turned it on in overtime to give the Rockets their first win in the series.

Rockets clinch playoff spot, Warriors reach 50 wins

NBA scoring leader Harden had an average night but it was enough to help the Rockets book a postseason berth.

Harden’s streak ends at 32, James enters class of his own

Harden's run of games with 30 or more points was the second-longest in league history behind a 65-game streak by Wilt Chamberlain.

Harden extends streak, Rockets lose cool in loss to Lakers

The Lakers trailed for most of the game and were down 95-88 with 7:49 remaining when they went on a 17-4 run over a six-minute span.

Harden’s streak survives but T’Wolves ground Rockets

Harden scored a team-high 42 points and is now tied with hall of famer Wilt Chamberlain for the second longest 30-point plus streak in NBA history.

High-flying Harden makes history at the fabled Garden

Harden helped salt the game away for the Rockets with three seconds left by grabbing a loose ball and going in for a soaring dunk to cap the scoring.

Harden sizzles in loss to Nets, Warriors outgun Pelicans

Harden has scored at least 30 points in 18 straight games and has reached 40 in nine of the last 12.

Harden’s 57 points fuel Rockets, Parker feted in San Antonio

Harden poured in a season-high 57 points to power the short-handed Houston Rockets to a 112-94 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies.

Harden sinks Warriors, DeRozan tallies first triple-double

James Harden finished with 44 points, 15 assists and 10 rebounds.

Rockets nab long-range record in win, Warriors fall to Jazz

Reigning NBA Most Valuable Player James Harden had six three-pointers on the way to 35 points.

Aldridge helps Spurs beat Rockets

LaMarcus Aldridge's 27 points and 10 rebounds helped the San Antonio Spurs beat the Houston Rockets 96-89.

Houston’s Harden out for at least 2 games

Houston Rockets guard James Harden will miss at least two games with a hamstring strain.

Rockets top Lakers as tempers flare late

James Harden and Chris Paul combined for 64 points to lead the Houston Rockets to a 124-115 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.

Davis, Payton send Pelicans flying past Rockets

Anthony Davis and Elfrid Payton combined for 42 points and 26 rebounds to lead the New Orleans Pelicans to an upset victory over the Houston Rockets.

Knee injury fears for Rockets forward Zhou

Zhou Qi of the Houston Rockets is uncertain to be ready for next week's start of the NBA season after suffering a knee injury.

Harden on Anthony’s transition to Rockets: ‘easy’

James Harden anticipates that new teammate Carmelo Anthony will have no trouble fitting in with the Houston Rockets.

Anthony clears waivers, expected to sign with Rockets

Carmelo Anthony is expected to join the Houston Rockets for the veteran-minimum contract of US$2.4 million.

Rockets targeting Anthony after losing Mbah a Moute

The Houston Rockets see Carmelo Anthony of the Oklahoma City Thunder as the ideal replacement for the now-departed Luc Richard Mbah a Moute.

Warriors sink ice-cold Rockets, head back to Finals

Curry scored 14 of his 27 points in the third period as the Warriors secured their fourth consecutive berth in the NBA Finals.

Houston Rockets’ Chris Paul unlikely to play but game-time decision for...

The point guard suffered a hamstring injury in Game 6.

Rockets edge Warriors to level NBA playoff series

The victory snapped Golden State's record playoff home win streak at 16 games, with the Warriors suffering their first loss since the 2016 NBA Finals, and gave the Rockets their first playoff win at Golden State in eight tries.

Rockets dominate to level NBA series with Warriors

Houston's Most Valuable Player candidate James Harden scored 27 points and Eric Gordon added 27 off the bench as five players scored in double figures for a Rockets team chastened by a 119-106 series-opening defeat on their home floor on Monday.

Durant, Thompson power Warriors over Rockets in NBA playoffs

Kevin Durant scored 37 points and Klay Thompson added 28 as defending champion Golden State defeated season win-leader Houston 119-106 in Monday's opener of their NBA playoff semi-final series.