Russell Westbrook Scores Season-High 45, Rockets Beat Timberwolves 131-124Russell Westbrook scored a season-high 45 points and had 10 assists, and the Houston Rockets overcame another tough night from James Harden to rally past the Minnesota Timberwolves 131-124 on Friday night.
Harden Scores 49 Points, Rockets Beat Timberwolves 125-105Undermanned and playing for the second consecutive night, the Houston Rockets still had plenty of reason to be confident.
Towns, Wolves Use Big Second Half To Beat Rockets 103-91A stingy defensive effort by Minnesota helped erase a 14-point halftime deficit, and the Timberwolves beat the Rockets 103-91 on Monday night. Minnesota shut things down after the break, holding the Rockets to 29 points in the second half.
Keidel: Would The Rockets Have Won With Chris Paul?Without their star point guard, Chris Paul, the Rockets couldn't push through a cold streak that left them trailing the Warriors in game 7.
Looks Like The Rockets Are Making This A SeriesThe Rockets, playing a dominant Warriors team in maybe the NBA's most hostile environment, evened the series at two games each.
The 2017 NBA Offseason And The 2018 Conference FinalsThe two biggest moves of the 2017 NBA offseason helped set the stage for this year's Eastern and Western Conference Finals match-ups.
Keidel: Pressure Is On The RocketsThe three most important Rockets -- James Harden, Chris Paul, and Mike D'Antoni -- need to prove they're more than playoff poseurs.
Chris Paul Not Celebrating Western Conference Finals AppearanceChris Paul's jaw-dropping display of basketball genius Tuesday night helped put the Rockets in the Conference Finals. But he's not done.
Charles Barkley Calls Timberwolves ‘Dumbest Team I’ve Ever Seen’Analyst Charles Barkley was highly critical of the Timberwolves after their Game 1 loss to the Rockets Sunday night.
Timberwolves Face Tough Playoff Matchup In No. 1 Seed RocketsThis is the second time these teams have met in the playoffs.
Timberwolves Announce Playoff Schedule For Rockets’ SeriesThe schedule is set for the first round of the NBA Playoffs as the Minnesota Timberwolves will take on the Houston Rockets.
LeBron Has Closed Gap In MVP Race, But It Should Still Go To HardenThe race for this year's MVP Award will be close, but with the level that the Houston Rockets have been playing at all season, it would be shocking if James Harden was not the recipient of the 2017-18 Maurice Podoloff Trophy.
WATCH: USA Curling Team Makes Surprise Appearance At Wolves GameThe Minnesota Timberwolves may have lost Sunday evening, but Target Center was graced by the appearance of champions nonetheless.
Keidel: Are The Rockets The Team To Beat?The Rockets have a 15-game win streak and a slim lead over the Warriors in the Western Conference. But what will happen come playoff time?
Keidel: LeBron James, Cavaliers Still No Threat To WestLeBron James and his retooled Cavs still can't compete with the Warriors or Rockets. And an offseason move to the Lakers won't change that.