WEST FIRST ROUND: Rockets vs. Thunder
Rockets Hold Off Thunder In Game 7
James Harden struggles from the field, but gets the series-saving block to send Houston into the West semis.
Rockets Win WIld One
James Harden struggles offensively, but gets the game-saving block to seal the series.
Harden Sends Paul Home
Chris Paul has a monster series, but James Harden gets to move on ... with his new backcourt mate.
Thunder Rally To Force Game 7
Chris Paul leads with 28 points as OKC tops Houston to even the series at 3-3.
Relentless Paul Rescues Thunder
With their season on the line, the Thunder turned to Chris Paul, who answered the call and then some.
Not Even Close
Russell Westbrook returns, James Harden scores 31 and Houston pulls away from OKC to win a pivotal Game 5.
The momentum shifts in Houston's favor after P.J. Tucker and Dennis Schroder both get ejected in the 3rd quarter.
Schroder, Paul Close Out Rockets
Dennis Schroder's last-minute scoop shot helped stave off Houston and knot up the series.
OKC The Real 'Clutch City'?
The Thunder's resilience in close games has become an assumed factor, one enabled by its veteran All-Star point guard.
Thunder Blast Rockets In OT
Oklahoma City left nothing to chance after regulation, scoring 12 straight points for the vital victory.
3 Takeaways From Game 3
The Thunder were once again clutch, while the Rockets could use a first-round dose of Russell Westbrook.
Rockets' Depth Downs Thunder
James Harden wasn't his usual self, but his teammates stepped up to help Houston take a commanding 2-0 series lead.
Title Clock Ticking For Paul
The 35-year-old point guard will need help, and soon, to avoid another early playoff exit.
James Harden scores 37 points and the Rockets get 42 from their bench in a convincing victory.
5 Observations From Opener
Eric Gordon delivers in a starting role, while Houston's switch-happy defense frustrates OKC.