Rockets Beat Thunder 118-116
Russell Westbrook recorded a career high 8 three pointers and scored a staggering 49 points. The Rockets were able to overcome his performance with a big second quarter where they outscored the Thunder 34-18. James Harden had 26 points, and they had a 14 point lead early in the 4th quarter.
The Thunder came back with a late 20-7 run which made the game 107-104, but at the end Nene made two huge free throws to win the game for Houston. In the end both these former teammates in Westbrook and Harden showed why they are both in the running for MVP this year.
By Brian Barrett