James Harden got the Rockets off to a fast start scoring 11 points and he was responsible for another 13 points off of assists, helping the team run out to a 34-23 lead in the first quarter.
If the team learned anything during the series with the Thunder, it’s that they can win in more ways than just shooting 15 three’s a game which the team did so many times during the regular season.
The Thunder lead by 10 points entering the fourth quarter, but in the closing minutes of the game the Rockets had fought back to pull within three points.
So with the series heading to Oklahoma City here are some thoughts on game three.
As the series heads to Oklahoma City, the Rockets have still yet to play what they would consider a great game and they lead 2-0.