The Houston Rockets came out of the gates red hot against the Utah Jazz in Game 1 of their second round playoff series, and rode that momentum to a 110-96 victory at Toyota Center. James Harden led the way with 41 points, seven assists and eight rebounds, while the team shot 53% from three.
Chris Paul added 17 points on 50% shooting to go with six assists, four rebounds and four steals. Houston held Utah to just 7-for-22 from deep, while the Rockets hit 17 of their 32 threes. Game 2 will be at Toyota Center on Wednesday night, and you can hear that game on our sister station, NewsRadio 740 KTRH.