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Houston Rockets vs. Golden State Warriors: Full Series Preview and Analysis – Part 2

By Tamberlyn Richardson
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May 6, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard (12) reacts after a play during the first quarter against the Los Angeles Clippers in game two of the second round of the NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Individual Playoff Stat Leaders:

Points: Steph Curry 28.2 points per game ranks second in the playoffs and now first of the active post season players remaining,  James Harden – 26.7 points per game ranks third overall, second of remaining players in post season,

Rebounds: Dwight Howard ranks first overall with 13.8 rebounds per game, while Draymond Green leads Golden State with 10.1 rebounds per game.

Assists: James Harden ranks second overall with 8.0 assists per game (first of active players) while Stephen Curry with 6.8 assists per game tops Golden State.

Blocks: Dwight Howard first with 2.5 blocks per game and Andrew Bogut  2.0 blocks per game

Steals: Draymond Green with 2.1 steals per game ranks fourth in the playoffs and first in active players, Stephen Curry – has 2.0 per game and  Trevor Ariza leads Houston with 1.7 steals per game

Field Goal Percent: Clint Capela 61.5% tops Houston and is among the top playoff percentages however he hasn’t played enough minutes to register on the ranking board. Dwight Howard  has shot 58.8% and Andrew Bogut leads Golden State with 59.1%,

In next and final segment (Part 3) we’ll provide a more detailed break-down of major match-ups, the keys to winning and the prediction. And as always stay with us during the playoffs for our game coverage and check in daily for our daily updates.

Next: Series Preview Part 3

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