James Harden’s Dunk Not Counted As Rockets Lose To San Antonio In Double Overtime 135-133 Amid
The Houston Rockets lost to San Antonio on the road Tuesday night, but it came after James Harden had a wide open dunk in the fourth quarter that did not count. On the replay, Harden steals the ball with eight minutes left in the game and appears to dunk the ball giving Houston a 15 point lead.The referees should have counted it but the confusion came after the ball spun around in the net and came back up hitting the back of the rim before bouncing onto the court. On replay, it is clearly a completed dunk for Harden, but while Houston and Head Coach Mike D’Antoni were protesting the call the 3...
James Harden, Rockets Beat Up Celtics In 115-104 Win [VIDEO]
The Houston Rockets offense led by James Harden has evolved into basketball’s version of the three true outcomes. Either someone will launch a three, a quick drive to the hoop will result in a layup or they’ll be sent to the line. On Sunday, against the Boston Celtics, they did all three. By halftime, the visiting team found themselves up 65-43. Harden was good for 23 points in the first 24 minutes and teammate Eric Gordon knocked in another 20 to match Boston by themselves. Houston’s squad would eventually win 115-104.Rockets beat CelticsIn the first five minutes, the Celtics turned the ball...