Houston Rockets Beat L.A. Clippers to Advance to Western Conference Finals
The Houston Rockets did something that only a couple of teams have done in the NBA Playoffs. After being down 3 games to 1, the Rockets came back and won three games in a row and are going to the Western Conference Finals for the first time in 18 years.
James Harden scored 31 points, Dwight Howard had 16 points and 15 rebounds and the Rockets never trailed in a 113-100 victory over the Clippers.
For the Clippers, Blake Griffin had 27 points and Chris Paul had 26 points and 10 assists.
The Rockets now face the Golden State Warriors in Western Conference finals which begins on Tuesday night at Golden State.
The Eastern Conference finals will feature the Atlanta Hawks hosting the Cleveland Cavaliers starting on Wednesday night.