NBA playoffs 2019: Stephen Curry admits to Game 3 woes as Rockets stay in touch
It was a bad night for Stephen Curry as the Warriors lost in overtime Saturday in Game 3 against the Rockets.
The Rockets topped the Warriors 126-121 in Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals, leaving Golden State with a 2-1 lead. Houston was aggressive from the start and led for most of the contest. Every time the Warriors closed the gap, the Rockets seemed ready to pull away again.
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Houston got a big win Saturday.
The Rockets topped the Warriors 126-121 in Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals, leaving Golden State with a 2-1 lead.
Houston was aggressive from the start and led for most of the contest. Every time the Warriors closed the gap, the Rockets seemed ready to pull away again.
James Harden led the way for the home team by scoring 41 points in the contest. He got a valuable contribution from Eric Gordon, who tallied 30 points and made seven 3-pointers on the night.
Kevin Durant was a nightmare for the Rockets and lit them up for 46 points after a poor shooting performance in the first half. He really poured it on in the fourth quarter and helped his team steal the lead briefly down the stretch and extend the game into overtime. Golden State fell just short.
NBA playoffs 2019: James Harden says Rockets are 'more than capable' of beating Warriors
Last season, Houston fell to Golden State in the Western Conference finals. But Harden thinks the outcome will be different this year.
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But the Warriors got minimal production from their bench in the loss.
The Rockets will attempt to even the series up in Game 4 on Monday.
NBA playoffs 2019: Warriors reportedly 'not buying' the severity of James Harden's eye injuries.
The Rockets star had both eyes scratched by Draymond Green in Game 2 of Houston's second-round series against Golden State on Tuesday. According to a report from Yahoo Sports, the defending champs are skeptical about the severity of Harden's injuries. Some members of the defending champs are "not buying" that the Rockets superstar's eyes are affecting his performance, according to a Yahoo Sports report. The report seems to indicate Harden was putting on an act by appearing to squint at the free throw line in Game 2, despite making a number of difficult shots.