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29-17, 1st in Southwest

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike D'Antoni after Eric Gordon's first career 50-point performance carried the Rockets to a 126-117 win in Utah without James Harden, Russell Westbrook and Clint Capela: "I've coached a lot of teams and a lot of games, and that was one of the most satisfying. I thought our guys couldn't have played harder. Obviously you make mistakes in the game, but big play after big play after big play. ... And Eric Gordon was out of his mind tonight."

Gordon's career-high 50 lifts Rockets without Harden, Russ (2:01)
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House flies in for huge putback jam (1:01)
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Jazz, Rockets exchange clock violations in Kobe's honor (1:08)
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Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockets are listing James Harden (left thigh contusion) as questionable vs. the Jazz. Russell Westbrook will rest due to the back-to-back. Clint Capela (heel contusion) is doubtful.

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Jokic helps Nuggets beat Rockets 117-110 on somber day

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 Sunday as players and fans learned about an hour before the game of...

Nuggets honor Kobe with pregame moment of silence (0:50)
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Rockets, Nuggets players visibly upset after learning of Kobe's death (0:27)
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Iverson: Harden doesn't deserve criticism for his game (1:57)
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Westbrook fuels Rockets with season-high 45 points (2:02)
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Westbrook goes coast-to-coast for acrobatic lay-in (0:35)
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Westbrook complains about fan (0:33)
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Russ rocks the baby after fadeaway jumper (0:26)
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Capela jams on KAT (0:21)
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The NBA All-Star starters are ready for prime time in Chicago (2:00)
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The Hoop Collective: The Downfalls Of The Rockets And 76ers

With the 76ers taking a skid, Brian Windhorst, Jackie MacMullan and Tim MacMahon wonder if Philly should move on from one of its franchise stars (25:04). Plus, the crew looks at James Harden's prolonged struggles and how Daryl Morey might be able to reverse the Rockets' course (11:40).

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Harden: Win to end skid 'a confidence builder'

James Harden acknowledged the Nuggets were missing several key players Wednesday, but he said the Rockets' 121-105 win to snap a four-game losing streak was still "a confidence builder."

Westbrook flies in for dunk over Jokic (0:21)
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Harden, Westbrook combine for 55 (1:33)
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Westbrook, Harden lead Rockets past Nuggets, 121-105

Russell Westbrook had 28 points, 16 rebounds and eight assists, James Harden added 27 points and the Houston Rockets snapped a four-game losing streak with a 121-105 victory over the short-handed Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night.

Harden goes cold as Thunder rally past Rockets (2:31)
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Team Stats

Points Per Game118.72nd
Rebounds Per Game46.95th
Assists Per Game21.528th
Points Allowed114.324th

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Team History

YEARWLPCT
2019-202917.630
2018-195329.646
2017-186517.793
2016-175527.671
2015-164141.500