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Golden State Warriors 106, Houston Rockets 104: Yes, it is actually all about Durant

The Houston Rockets had a plan going into their game against the Golden State Warriors Wednesday night. It was the same plan that won them the first three games in the season series and the same plan that had them up three games to two in the Western Conference Finals a year ago. They would […]

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Rockets 121, Heat 118: M-V-goddamn-P

The Houston Rockets were on the second-half of a back to back. They were playing without Eric Gordon or Kenneth Faried, who both were nicked-up Wednesday against the Hornets. In their stead rookie Gary Clark, who had not scored since the beginning of January, started at small forward. Adding incompetence to injury, Tony Brothers, forever […]

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Houston Rockets 118, Golden State Warriors 112: The formula still works

Despite the injuries, the slumps, the penny-pinching, and the odorless gas-leak that is Scott Foster whistling away in some far corner of the house, the formula works. The Rockets played the completely healthy Golden State Warriors, who had only lost twice since the teams’ last match up on January 3rd, and beat them 118-112 in […]

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