HOUSTON – The Houston Rockets win their first game of the NBA restart in the Orlando bubble.
The Rockets pushed pass the Mavericks, 153-149, in an overtime shootout.
James Harden had 49 points, 9 rebounds and 8 assists. Russell Westbrook finished with 31 points, 11 rebounds and 8 assists.
The Rockets will face the Milwaukee Bucks next on Sunday.
In Rockets OT win over Mavs 153-149 , HOU rallied from 13 down in 4th quarter! 3rd 150 pt game this season .— Randy McIlvoy (@KPRC2RandyMc) August 1, 2020
HOU: Harden 49 Westbrook 31
DAL: Porzingas 38
153-149 the Rockets win their first game in the bubble in Overtime.— Ari Alexander (@KPRC2Ari) August 1, 2020
Harden nearly a 50 piece - 49 on just 20 shots.