Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Dwight Howard led all five Houston starters
in double figures with 24 points and 18 rebounds in the Rockets' 107-98 win
over the New Orleans Pelicans from Toyota Center.
The Rockets trailed 94-91 when Jeremy Lin drilled a 3 to tie the score with
3:39 remaining. James Harden followed with a triple of his own, and Houston
held the Pelicans scoreless in the final 1:58 of the contest to pull away.
Harden scored 21 points while Chandler Parsons and Terrence Jones tallied 19
and 17, respectively, as the Rockets won their third straight. Lin added 10
points with a team-high five assists.
Ryan Anderson and Anthony Davis each registered double-doubles in the setback.
Anderson netted 22 points and 12 rebounds while Davis went for 18 and 16.
Tyreke Evans and Jrue Holiday each had nine assists.
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