The Rockets prepared for Thursday night's game with Minnesota, knowing they would be without Dwight Howard for the second consecutive outing as he recovers from having fluid drained from a cyst on
At the end of the night for the Rockets, a 129-106 win over the Timberwolves, the numbers looked pretty good.
The Rockets were hoping to take advantage of the Timberwolves and their supposed tired legs when the teams met on Thursday night at Toyota Center.
The Rockets started off sluggishly against the Timberwolves and trailed heading into the second quarter. But in the second quarter Houston came alive.