The San Antonio Spurs picked up a huge win over the Houston Rockets, who are now only one loss ahead of the Spurs. With the Spurs playing the Rockets again on Friday it was important that they picked up a victory over them today.
The Spurs are now tied for fifth place with the Los Angeles Clippers and only trail second seeded Memphis by a loss as well.
Early on it appeared that the game would come down to the final seconds, as the Rockets outscored the Spurs 33-32 after the first quarter. The Spurs outplayed the Rockets in the second quarter, as they outscored them 25-20.
The third quarter was another story as it was a complete domination by the Spurs. The Spurs outscored the Rockets 28-18 to go up 14 points and they never looked back.
The Spurs shot 51% from the field while the Rockets shot 46%. The Spurs out-rebounded the Rockets 47-39.
James Harden led the Rockets with 22 points.
Now that the game has concluded, we have highlights from the Spurs-Rockets game! Check out the San Antonio Spurs video highlights below from NBA Game Recap YouTube channel and let us know what you think about them in the comments section below!