Harden Scores 46, Rockets Rally Past Thunder 2/21/13
HOUSTON - James Harden scored a career-high 46 points and Jeremy Lin
added 29 as the Houston Rockets mounted a furious fourth-quarter comeback for a
122-119 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night.
Houston was down by 14 points with about seven minutes left. The Rockets
used a 21-4 run to erase the deficit and take a 114-111 lead with 1:46
remaining. Harden stepped back under heavy pressure from Serge Ibaka to sink a 3
to tie it, before Lin connected on one seconds later to give the Rockets their
first lead of the second half.
Harden made a bucket before Ibaka made two free throws. Then came another 3
by Lin to extend the lead to 119-113.