Houston Rockets

Gordon gets 50, Rockets top Jazz 126-117 minus Harden, Russ

SALT LAKE CITY — Eric Gordon scored a career-high 50 points to lead the short-handed Houston Rockets to a 126-117 victory over the Utah Jazz on Monday...
5:22 28 January 2022

Paul, Thunder rally for 112-107 win over struggling Rockets

HOUSTON — Chris Paul scored 28 points and Danilo Gallinari added 25 as the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from a 15-point fourth-quarter deficit to bea...
0:48 21 January 2022

James scores 31 points, Lakers beat Rockets 124-115

HOUSTON — LeBron James had 31 points and 12 assists and the Los Angeles Lakers rode a big third quarter to a a 124-115 win over the Houston Rockets on...
4:26 19 January 2022

Going primetime: “The Jump” serving as pregame for ABC games

ESPN has gone through many pairings and approaches trying to build a pregame show during its 18 seasons broadcasting the NBA. This time it's using a s...
16:43 18 January 2022

Harden passes 20,000 points, Rockets beat Wolves 139-109

HOUSTON — James Harden scored 32 points in three quarters to surpass 20,000 and the Houston Rockets rolled to an easy 139-109 victory over the Minneso...
0:33 12 January 2022

Westbrook scores 34 in return, but Thunder roll past Rockets

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder spoiled Russell Westbrook's return.
5:08 10 January 2022

Harden, Young get 40-point triple-doubles; Rockets top Hawks

ATLANTA — James Harden scored 41 points, including 22 in the first quarter, to lead the Houston Rockets over Trae Young and the Atlanta Hawks 122-115 ...
3:25 9 January 2022

Westbrook set to return to face a Thunder team that is OK

Once Russell Westbrook headed to Houston, the Oklahoma City Thunder were supposed to be headed toward a rebuild.
8:12 7 January 2022

Ball’s career-high 7 3s helps Pelicans past Rockets, 127-112

NEW ORLEANS — Lonzo Ball highlighted a season-high 27-point performance with a career-high seven 3-pointers, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the und...
3:44 30 December 2022

Harden racks up 47 points, Rockets beat Suns 139-125

PHOENIX — James Harden scored 47 points, Russell Westbrook added 30 and the Houston Rockets beat the Phoenix Suns 139-125 Saturday night.
4:30 22 December 2021

Westbrook scores 40 as Rockets rally to defeat Clippers

LOS ANGELES — Russell Westbrook scored a season-high 40 points, James Harden added 28 and the Houston Rockets rallied from a 16-point deficit in the s...
6:34 20 December 2021

James Harden scores 54 points, Rockets rout Magic 130-107

ORLANDO, Fla. — James Harden found his 3-point shooting touch — again.
3:34 14 December 2021

Westbrook has triple-double as Rockets beat Raptors 119-109

TORONTO — Russell Westbrook had 19 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists, James Harden shook off a slow start to score 23 points and the Houston Rockets ...
3:45 6 December 2021

Spurs rally for 2OT win after Harden’s disputed non-dunk

SAN ANTONIO — James Harden had a slam dunk waved off by officials, the first sign that it might not be the Houston Rockets’ night.
6:31 4 December 2021

Harden scores 60 in 31 minutes, Rockets rout Hawks 158-111

HOUSTON — James Harden scored a season-high 60 points in 31 minutes and the Houston Rockets sent the struggling Atlanta Hawks to their 10th straight l...
3:36 1 December 2021

Harden, Westbrook help Rockets down Heat 117-108

HOUSTON — James Harden scored 34 points, Russell Westbrook had 27 and the Houston Rockets snapped a three-game skid with a 117-108 victory over the Mi...
3:36 28 November 2021

Doncic, Hardaway Jr. lead Mavs to 137-123 rout of Rockets

HOUSTON — Luka Doncic scored 41 points, Tim Hardaway Jr. added a season-high 31 and the Dallas Mavericks never trailed in a 137-123 victory over the H...
23:03 24 November 2021

Carmelo Anthony takes a new outlook to his new team

NEW ORLEANS — Carmelo Anthony had accepted the possibility that his NBA career might be over.
7:02 20 November 2021

Starting over: Anthony set with Blazers and jersey No. 00

PORTLAND, Ore. — Carmelo Anthony is now set with the Portland Trail Blazers and starting over with jersey No. 00.
17:47 19 November 2021

Harden scores 49 points, Rockets beat Timberwolves 125-105

MINNEAPOLIS — James Harden scored 49 points on a whopping 41 shots from the field and the undermanned Houston Rockets won their seventh straight gamer...
3:30 17 November 2021

Harden scores 47 points, Rockets beat Clippers 102-93

HOUSTON — James Harden scored 47 points and the Houston Rockets outlasted the Clippers 102-93 in a wild game that saw Los Angeles coach Doc Rivers eje...
3:27 14 November 2021

James Harden scores 36 points, Rockets rout Warriors 129-112

HOUSTON — James Harden had 36 points and 13 assists and the Houston Rockets routed Golden State 129-112 on Wednesday night, sending the short-handed W...
3:15 7 November 2021

Harden scores 59 points, Rockets outlast Wizards 159-158

WASHINGTON — James Harden scored 59 points and made one of two free throws with 2.4 seconds to play to give the Houston Rockets a 159-158 victory over...
3:13 31 October 2021

Pence takes swipe at NBA, Nike in critical speech on China

WASHINGTON — Vice President Mike Pence took a swipe at Nike and the NBA on Thursday in a speech criticizing communist China's record on trade and huma...
1:07 25 October 2021