NBA: James Harden pours in 45 points to lead Rockets past Pacers
NBA: James Harden pours in 45 points to lead Rockets past Pacers

James Harden bounced back in a big way on Monday, scoring 45 points to lead the Houston Rockets to a 110-98 NBA victory over the Indiana Pacers.

Harden was one point shy of his career high set on February 20, 2013 against Oklahoma City.

Rockets outlast Grizzlies to seize division lead
Rockets outlast Grizzlies to seize division lead

James Harden scored 32 points and Josh Smith came off the bench to contribute 21 in his Houston debut as the Rockets beat Memphis 117-111 in overtime Friday.

Houston Rockets rip Minnesota Timberwolves in Mexico City matchup
Houston Rockets rip Minnesota Timberwolves in Mexico City matchup

James Harden scored 23 points and Dwight Howard added 22 to lead the Houston Rockets over Minnesota 113-101 Wednesday in only the second NBA regular-season game played in Mexico City.

Houston Rockets douse Miami Heat in battle of unbeatens
Houston Rockets douse Miami Heat in battle of unbeatens

James Harden and the unbeaten Houston Rockets continued their sizzling start to the NBA season on Tuesday with a 108-91 triumph over the Miami Heat.

Houston Rockets down 76ers, head for Miami unbeaten
Houston Rockets down 76ers, head for Miami unbeaten

The Houston Rockets routed the rebuilding Philadelphia 76ers 104-93 on Monday to improve to 4-0 in the fledgling NBA season, with their toughest test to date looming Tuesday at Miami.

US breeze past Lithuania into Basketball World Cup final
US breeze past Lithuania into Basketball World Cup final

The United States moved a step closer to retaining basketball`s World Cup on Thursday as they beat Lithuania 96-68 in Barcelona to reach the final.

Basketball WC: US ease past Mexico, Spain set up France rematch
Basketball WC: US ease past Mexico, Spain set up France rematch

Reigning champions United States and hosts Spain were hardly challenged on Saturday in advancing to the quarter-finals of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup while Slovenia and France also joined them in the final eight.

Blazers beat Rockets in overtime

Portland Trail Blazers edged past the Houston Rockets 122-120 in overtime at the Toyota Center, claiming their victory in first round of the NBA post-season.

Durant equals Jordan but Rockets hang on for win

Oklahoma City`s Kevin Durant notched his 40th straight NBA game with 25 points or more on Friday, but it wasn`t enough to hold off the Houston Rockets.

Nets beat Rockets to clinch playoff spot

The Brooklyn Nets clinched a playoff spot by defeating the Houston Rockets to extend their home win streak, getting 32 points from Joe Johnson in a 105-96 win Tuesday.

Rockets` home winning streak snapped

Houston Rockets lost to the Los Angeles Clippers 107-118 at the Toyota Center here, ending their 11-game home winning streak in NBA.

Houston Rockets romp past LA Lakers

The Houston Rockets recorded a convincing victory over the Los Angeles Lakers at their home court Wednesday night, romping past 113-99 in the National Basketball Association (NBA) league.

Grizzlies` Randolph fined $25,000

The Memphis Grizzlies centre Zach Randolph received a $25,000 bill from the NBA for publicly criticising referees.

Harden`s last-second jumper lifts Rockets over Spurs

James Harden`s jumper in closing time lifted the Houston Rockets to a white-knuckle 96-95 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in the National Basketball Association (NBA) at the Toyota Center.

Houston Rockets suffer worst loss of season

Stephen Curry scored 29 points, Klay Thompson had 26 with six three-pointers, as the Golden State Warriors kept their Western Conference standings in the NBA with a 108-78 win over the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center.

Rockets come from behind to beat Timberwolves

The Houston Rockets came from 20 points behind to claim a 108-100 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves in NBA (National Basketball Association) action at Toyota Center.

James Harden`s first triple-double helps Rockets beat Bobcats

James Harden scored his first career triple-double to lift the Houston Rockets to a 109-95 win over the Charlotte Bobcats in NBA action at the Toyota Center.