Harden's 37 points leads Rockets over Knicks 123-112

HOUSTON (AP) — For James Harden, it wasn't a choice. He had to be at Kobe and Gianna Bryant’s memorial service in Los Angeles on Monday even though his Houston Rockets had a game tha...

Harden, Westbrook combine for 72, Rockets beat Jazz 120-110

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Team are trying to get creative in guarding the Houston Rockets. Russell Westbrook doesn’t think the ploys are effective. James Harden shrugge...

James Harden, Rockets roll to 135-105 rout of young Warriors

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Russell Westbrook vowed to better control his emotions down the stretch of the regular season. They sometimes get the better of him and he realizes he's under the watchful eye of ...

Paul, Thunder surprising league heading into stretch run

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Chris Paul gets annoyed when the topic of the Thunder’s “surprising” success comes up. Expectations for Oklahoma City were low for many after an offseason during...

Oubre scores career-high 39, Suns top Rockets 127-91

PHOENIX (AP) — Kelly Oubre Jr. scored a career-high 39 points, Devin Booker added 33 and the Phoenix Suns rolled past the Houston Rockets 127-91 on Friday night. The Suns poured in 4...

AP sources: Covington, Capela on move in 4-team trade

Robert Covington is going to the Houston Rockets and Clint Capela is going to the Atlanta Hawks as the headline moves in a complicated trade that was struck early Wednesday involving four teams, 12 pl...

LeBron scores 36 with 3-point outburst, Lakers rout Spurs

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James scored 19 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter while hitting five 3-pointers in an incredible three-minute span, propelling the Los Angeles Lakers to a 129-102 victor...

Harden scores 40 to lead Rockets over Hornets 125-110

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden had 40 points and 11 assists, and the short-handed Houston Rockets overcame an early deficit to beat the Charlotte Hornets 125-110 on Tuesday night. It’s...

Eyes on Russell, Iguodala, more as NBA trade deadline nears

It is the time of year when every injury report causes eyebrows to raise. D'Angelo Russell, not in Golden State’s lineup at Washington on Monday? Hmmm. ...

Harden's 40 leads Rockets over Pelicans 117-109

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden had 40 points and came an assist shy of a triple-double to lead the Houston Rockets to a 117-109 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday. Rookie sens...

Harden has 35 as Rockets beat Mavericks 128-121

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden scored 35 points, Russell Westbrook added 32 and the Houston Rockets built a big lead and held on for a 128-121 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night. ...

NBA All-Stars List

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

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — 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 night despite playing without James Harden a...

Knicks beat Nets as Irving misses game after Kobe's death

NEW YORK (AP) — Julius Randle had 22 points and 15 rebounds to lead the New York Knicks to a 110-97 victory Sunday over the Brooklyn Nets, who played without Kyrie Irving following the news of Kobe Br...

Jokic helps Nuggets beat Rockets 117-110 on somber day

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic turned in his ninth triple-double of the season, Jerami Grant scored a season-high 25 points and the Denver Nuggets held off the Houston Rockets 117-110 on a melancholy Sund...