11-14, 5th in Southwest
CP3 pleads with reporter to get off court (0:18)
Harden continues to cruise with 15 in the third (0:35)
Harden drops 16 in the first half (0:45)
Harden lobs it up to Capela twice for pair of alley-oops (0:22)
Gordon attacks the rim with aggressive jam (0:15)
Ennis stuffs the rim with early slam (0:18)
Stephen A.: LeBron feels Melo is being 'scapegoated' (1:22)
Harden lobs, Capela slams (0:15)

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Houston is now a Tier 3 tax team after the Gary Clark signing and will be charged $2.50 for every $1 spent. The Rockets current $16.3M tax bill could decrease if Carmelo Anthony is traded or Clint Capela does not earn the $1.5M of likely bonuses in his contract.

Stefano Fusaro ESPN 

The Houston Rockets have agreed to a 3 year deal with undrafted rookie forward Gary Clark, per sources. The team officially announced that Clark's two-way contract has been converted to a standard NBA contract.

Pierce: Rockets championship window is 'closed' (2:10)
KAT rejects Harden's shot attempt (0:17)
House's nifty Euro sets up Capela jam (0:22)
CP3 fires a pass to House for 3 (0:16)
Harden lobs it up to Capela for the oop (0:17)
Green called bank on Gordon's 3 (0:16)
Harden sets tone in 1st quarter, drops 30 in the win (1:21)
Harden takes defender one-on-one to beat shot clock (0:19)
Harden drops 15 in 1st quarter (0:33)
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9dTim MacMahon

Harden, Paul say healthy Rockets still a force

After a tough start to the season, the Houston Rockets breezed past San Antonio on Friday, and James Harden said the Rockets can compete with any team in the league with a healthy lineup.

Harden: Healthy Rockets 'can compete with anybody' (1:19)


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