After a strong first half, the Rockets came out flat in the third quarter an it looked like it was going to be a repeat of the last Rockets-Thunder game at Toyota Center.
NEW YORK (AP) Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders will be suspended without pay for five games when he returns from injury for violating the NBA's drug policy.
Rockets all-star guard James Harden saw what was developing in Oklahoma City first hand, when he started his career there five seasons ago.
There are quire a few things for the Rockets to play for Friday night, when they host the Oklahoma City Thunder. Houston will clinch a playoff berth with a victory.