Rockets knock out Thunder
James Harden scored 34 points and the Houston Rockets withstood a furious effort from Oklahoma City star Russell Westbrook to oust the Thunder from the NBA play-offs yesterday morning (Singapore time).
The Rockets beat the Thunder 105-99 to win their best-of-seven Western Conference first-round series 4-1.
Westbrook scored 10 straight points in one stretch and finished with 20 points, five rebounds and three assists in the third. - AFP
- San Antonio 116 Memphis 103 (Spurs lead series 3-2); LA Clippers 92 Utah Jazz 96 (Jazz lead series 3-2)