Houston Rockets shoot down Dallas Mavericks to advance in playoffs
Houston Rockets shoot down Dallas Mavericks to advance in playoffs

The Houston Rockets, led by James Harden`s 28 points, punched their NBA playoffs second-round ticket on Tuesday with a 103-94 victory over the Dallas Mavericks.

Dallas Mavericks down Houston Rockets to stay alive in playoffs
Dallas Mavericks down Houston Rockets to stay alive in playoffs

The Dallas Mavericks stayed alive in the NBA playoffs on Sunday with a 121-109 victory over the Houston Rockets.

NBA: Harden out-duels Westbrook as Rockets down Thunder
NBA: Harden out-duels Westbrook as Rockets down Thunder

James Harden scored 41 points and the Houston Rockets withstood a triple-double by Russell Westbrook to edge Oklahoma City 115-112 in an NBA thriller on Sunday.

Memphis Grizzlies topple Thunder to grab share of first
Memphis Grizzlies topple Thunder to grab share of first

Jeff Green tallied 22 points and the Memphis Grizzlies moved into a tie for first place on Friday with a 100-92 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder.

James Harden scores career-high 51 to boost Houston Rockets over Sacramento Kings
James Harden scores career-high 51 to boost Houston Rockets over Sacramento Kings

James Harden scored a career-high 51 points on Wednesday to lift the Houston Rockets to a 115-111 NBA victory over the Sacramento Kings.

DeMar DeRozan scores 42 as Raptors bring down  Houston Rockets
DeMar DeRozan scores 42 as Raptors bring down Houston Rockets

DeMar DeRozan scored a career-high 42 points and matched a career best with 11 rebounds as Toronto beat Houston 99-96 Monday in a battle of NBA division leaders.

Play-offs-bound Houston Rockets lose Patrick Beverley for rest of season
Play-offs-bound Houston Rockets lose Patrick Beverley for rest of season

Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley will miss the remainder of the NBA season after undergoing surgery on his injured left wrist, the team announced Monday.

Houston Rockets nab playoff berth with win over Timberwolves
Houston Rockets nab playoff berth with win over Timberwolves

The Houston Rockets secured their third straight NBA post-season berth on Friday with a 120-110 victory over Minnesota.

Houston drained a season-high 20 three-point shots, led by James Harden`s six and Jason Terry`s five.

Houston Rockets edge Orleans Pelicans in Dwight Howard`s return
Houston Rockets edge Orleans Pelicans in Dwight Howard`s return

The Houston Rockets capped a good-news, bad-news kind of day with a 95-93 NBA victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday.

The Rockets welcomed Dwight Howard back from a two-month absence with swelling in his right knee.

NBA: James Harden`s huge game lifts Houston Rockets
NBA: James Harden`s huge game lifts Houston Rockets

James Harden scored a career-high 50 points and pulled down 10 rebounds on Thursday to lift the Houston Rockets to a 118-108 NBA victory over Denver.

Harden made four three-pointers and went 22-of-25 from the free-throw line as the Rockets notched their third straight victory.

NBA: Trail Blazers hold off Houston Rockets
NBA: Trail Blazers hold off Houston Rockets

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 26 points and pulled down 14 rebounds Wednesday as Portland held off the Houston Rockets for a 105-100 NBA win.

James Harden`s triple-double lifts Rockets over Pistons
James Harden`s triple-double lifts Rockets over Pistons

James Harden posted his third triple-double of the season on Friday, scoring 38 points with 12 assists and 12 rebounds to lift Houston to a 103-93 NBA victory over Detroit.

Pau Gasol`s game winner lifts Grizzlies past Rockets
Pau Gasol`s game winner lifts Grizzlies past Rockets

Marc Gasol sank a jump shot with 0.01 seconds left as the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Houston Rockets 102-100 in a Southwest Division showdown Wednesday.

James Harden suspended for kicking LeBron James
James Harden suspended for kicking LeBron James

The NBA suspended Houston Rockets guard James Harden for one game without pay for kicking Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James here.

NBA: Scoring leader James Harden hit with one-game ban
NBA: Scoring leader James Harden hit with one-game ban

The National Basketball Association suspended Houston Rockets star forward James Harden for kicking Cleveland Cavaliers` LeBron James in the groin, the league said Monday.

Scoring leader James Harden hit with one-game ban by NBA

The National Basketball Association suspended Houston Rockets star forward James Harden for kicking Cleveland Cavaliers` LeBron James in the groin, the league said Monday.

James Harden hits 40 points to power Rockets over Suns
James Harden hits 40 points to power Rockets over Suns

NBA scoring leader James Harden netted 40 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and passed off nine assists Tuesday, sparking the Houston Rockets over the Phoenix Suns 127-118.

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.

Nets` Kevin Garnett tossed after head-butting Dwight Howard
Nets` Kevin Garnett tossed after head-butting Dwight Howard

Kevin Garnett lost his cool and his Brooklyn Nets lost again on Monday, falling 113-99 to the Houston Rockets.

Duncan, Green spark injury-hit Spurs over Rockets
Duncan, Green spark injury-hit Spurs over Rockets

Danny Green scored 24 points while Tim Duncan scored 16 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lift injury-hit reigning NBA champion San Antonio over visiting Houston 110-106 Sunday.