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HOUSTON -- The Houston Rockets and Utah Jazz levied blows at one another down the stretch of the third quarter at such a frenzied pace that there was no reason to believe a similar conclusion in the fourth period wasn't on tap. So, even after the Rockets extended to a double-digit lead on the strength of their bench, the Jazz clawed back. The Jazz responded to the Rockets' fourth-quarter run with one of their own before Houston's starters returned and delivered the knockout blow in a riveting 124-116 victory on Saturday night at Toyota Center. For a third consecutive home game, all five Rockets starters scored in double figures, with guard Jeremy Lin serving as the closer with six points during a span in which the resilient Jazz (9-9) finally succumbed. "We're very unselfish. We're moving the ball great right now," Rockets forward Chandler Parsons said. "If you look at the stat sheet, it was so balanced and I think that's how we've ...
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Patrick Patterson scored 20 points, Chandler Parsons and Jeremy Lin had 19 apiece and the Houston Rockets beat the Utah Jazz 124-116 on Saturday night.
James Harden finished with 18 points for the Rockets, who shot 55 percent (46 of 83) and hit half of their 3-point shots at 11 of 22. Greg Smith and Carlos Delfino each scored 13.
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His latest display wasn't much better, but a home-heavy stretch could be just what he needs.
Harden tries to bounce back and lead the Rockets to a fifth straight home win Saturday night against the Jazz.
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