Dwight Howard dominated, finishing with 27 points and 13 rebounds, while James Harden added 22 points and 4 steals. The ‘H-H’ pair connected on a nice alley-oop in the third quarter.
Patrick Beverley started out the game on fire, scoring 11 of his 15 points in the 1st quarter including this spectacular tip-in:
Beverley also would make the block of the game, swatting Brandon Knight’s layup attempt, and deflecting it off of him.
Jeremy Lin added 18 points and 4 assists off the bench, and threw this lob to the moon for Howard to catch and throw down: