Bos 22 16 24 28 90
Hou 37 20 24 23 104
Date of game: 11/1/2014

Recap: Houston vs. Boston

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - James Harden filled the stat sheet with 26 points, eight rebounds, six assists and four steals as the Houston Rockets routed the Boston Celtics 104-90 on Saturday night.

The Rockets raced out to a 14-4 start and never looked back in their wire-to- wire victory.

Terrence Jones posted 25 points and 10 rebounds for Houston, which is off to a 3-0 start.

Jared Sullinger tallied 14 points and nine boards and Jeff Green netted 17 points for the Celtics, who defeated Brooklyn in their season opener on Wednesday.

Boston was 1-of-25 from beyond the arc.

Jones put in eight quick points as the Rockets raced out to their early 14-4 advantage and that margin stretched to as many as 19 in the opening frame before Houston took a 37-22 spread into the second.

Houston led 57-38 at halftime and 81-62 after three.

The Rockets' margin reached as high as 26 in the final stanza prior to them cruising to the easy triumph.

Game Notes

The Rockets shot 42.1 percent (32-of-76) from the floor and were 12-of-34 (35.3 percent) from 3-point range ... Boston, meanwhile, shot 37.8 percent (37-of-98) from the field.

Cal Poly schedule is an eye-opener

When Cal Poly announced its 2015 football schedule last summer, the Mustangs probably thought Idaho State might provide a breather in the first half of the season.

Cavs' Irving questionable for Game 2

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving is questionable for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals against Atlanta due to a lingering left knee injury.

Top Shelf: Babcock takes on biggest challenge yet

Although many folks experienced sticker shock when Mike Babcock's contract details leaked Wednesday afternoon, it's hardly surprising the coach ended up choosing the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.