WE'VE GOT A SERIES!

Gordon, Tucker lead charge as Rockets blow out Warriors to even series

Welcome back, Eric Gordon. The Rockets supersub finally busted out in the playoffs, scoring 27 points off the bench, as the Rockets blew out the Golden State Warriors 127-105 Wednesday night to even the series 1-1. Game 3 is Sunday in Oakland. Gordon had it going on all night, hitting 6-9 from downtown. He wasn't alone -- PJ Tucker was brilliant, scoring a playoff career-high and Rocket-high 22 points on 8-9 shooting (5-6 from deep). That was the support James Harden (27 points, 10 boards) needed as the Rockets cruised. Chris Paul scored 11 of his 16 in the third quarter when the Rockets held off the Warriors' death lineup, which especially thrives in the third. Big key was the defensive effort as the Rockets held Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson to 24 points on 10-29 shooting combined.

Podcast: Defense picks up, Rockets even series with blowout win

Houston Rockets News

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
Podcast: Defense picks up, Rockets even series with blowout win By Clutch
On Houston's Game 2 blowout win of Golden State -- the defensive adjustments, the big games from Tucker and Gordon and the Luc Mbah a Moute mystery
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MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018
Brace yourself for the antics of Draymond Green By Clutch
The Warriors forward might be the NBA's best defensive player. He's also its dirtiest.
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MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018
Let's take advantage of homecourt advantage By Clutch
Dear Rockets fans -- now is the time to step up your game
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WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 2018
Podcast: CP3 finishes off Jazz, Rockets-Warriors on deck By Clutch
Discussing Chris Paul's brilliant night, the underrated PJ Tucker, James Harden's funk/illness and a Western Conference Finals preview.
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SATURDAY, MAY 5, 2018
Rockets remind us all why they are serious contenders By Clutch
After the Game 2 disappointment that brought back old questions, the Houston Rockets showed us how this team is different
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THURSDAY, MAY 3, 2018
Podcast: Rockets lose homecourt advantage as Jazz even series 1-1 By Clutch
Discussing Game 2 -- how Utah adjusted, how the Rockets adjusted to the adjustments and can someone wake up Houston's bench?
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SUNDAY, APRIL 29, 2018
Podcast: Harden powers Rockets past Utah in Game 1 and a check-in on Russell Westbrook By Clutch
Dave Hardisty and MK Bower discuss the Rockets 110-96 Game 1 win over the Utah Jazz and much more.
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