Just call the Houston Rockets streak breakers! After ending the Raptors 12-game home win streak they replicated it by ending the Celtics 14 game home win streak.
Who would have imagined a heroic third quarter from Michael Beasley would be enough to beat what is arguably this season’s most surprising team? The Houston Rockets (33-32) are once again back over .500 as the beat the Boston Celtics (39-27) on their home court.
The Rockets had their best defensive performance of the season. As they held the Celtics to 37.4% from the field. On a night where they shot 19 percent from downtown, Houston dominated the paint. They outscored the Celtics 60-46 on the inside.
By far one of the best games I’ve seen all season from the Rockets. If they can keep this style of play up, perhaps they are bound for a first round upset!
Rockets Player Grades
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