Blazers starters: Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum, Derrick Jones Jr., Robert Covington, Jusuf Nurkic.
Rockets starters: James Harden, David Nwaba, Danuel House Jr., PJ Tucker, Christian Wood
At the start of the game Rockets is winning with 31 points over Trail Blazers 27 points. Rockets still leads at the 2nd quarter with 68 points over Trail Blazers 58 with 10 points deficit. However at 3rd quarter its only 1 point advantage for the Rockets 85-84 and a tie game 113-113 at the final minute of 4th quarter.
The game extended to an overtime with Rockets trailing with McCollum gaining 44 points and Damian Liliard 34 points at the last minute of overtime while James Harden powerful offensive game made 47 points, Christian Wood 31 points. Carmelo Anthony struggles with 4 points, Enes Carter 10 points, Rodney Hood 3 points, Robert Covington 9 points and Jusuf Nurkic also tries to seal the game with 12 points. But at the last minute James Harden clutch 3 points to extend at 47 points trying to close the game with 15 seconds remaining defense. However, CJ Mccollum still managed to do a clutch shot to extend his points to 44 and close the game. Danuel House helped Rockets with 11 points, David Nwaba 10 points, Jae’sean Tate 13 points, Sterling Brown 10 points and P.J. Tucker struggled with only 4 points. Eric Gordon, John Wall and Demarcus Cousins didn’t play