The Houston Rockets advanced to the conference finals of the NBA playoffs Tuesday night with 112-102 win over the Utah Jazz at the Toyota Center.
Rocket point guard Chris Paul put up 41 points, a post-season career high, plus 10 assists and seven rebounds during the game.
“He went out there and took over the game,” said James Harden. ”He went to go get it. He put us all on his back.”’
The Rockets will again face the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference finals after the Warriors beat the New Orleans Pelicans 113-104 Tuesday.