Latest John Wall News

Jokic, Porter help Nuggets cruise by Rockets, 128-99

Apr. 16, 2021 23:30 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Nikola Jokic scored 29 points, Michael Porter Jr. added 21 and the Denver Nuggets cruised to a 128-99 victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday night. Jokic dominated in the paint, hitting 10 of 12 field goals and adding 16 rebounds. Jokic fell three...

Indiana sends Houston to 4th straight loss, 132-124

Apr. 15, 2021 00:18 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Caris LeVert scored 27 points, Domantas Sabonis added 22 and Malcolm Brogdon fell just short of a triple-double as the Indiana Pacers beat the Houston Rockets 132-124 on Wednesday night. LeVert was involved in the blockbuster January trade that sent...

Stephen Curry scores 38 points, Warriors beat Rockets

Apr. 11, 2021 01:26 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 23 of his 38 points in the third quarter and the Golden State Warriors withstood another injury to rookie James Wiseman to beat the Houston Rockets 125-109 on Saturday night. Curry had his sixth straight 30-point game, the...

Wall scores 31, Rockets end skid with 102-93 win over Mavs

Apr. 08, 2021 00:28 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — John Wall had 31 points and seven assists in his return from injury, and the Houston Rockets snapped a five-game skid with a 102-93 win over the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday night. “We didn’t stop fighting," Wall said. “We made some big stops and...

Booker scores 36 as Suns beat Rockets for 6th straight win

Apr. 06, 2021 00:06 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Devin Booker scored 18 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter, and the Phoenix Suns beat the Houston Rockets 133-130 on Monday night for their sixth straight win. Deandre Ayton matched a season high with 27 points as Phoenix won for the ninth time in 10...

Ball makes career-best 8 3s as Pelicans beat Rockets 122-115

Apr. 04, 2021 23:40 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Lonzo Ball had 27 points and a career-high eight 3-pointers, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Houston Rockets 122-115 on Sunday night to end a two-game skid. Ball was on fire early, making all four of his 3-point attempts in the first quarter in his...

Another perfect night by Williams lifts Celtics over Rockets

Apr. 02, 2021 23:04 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Something about playing the Houston Rockets brings out the best in Celtics big man Robert Williams. And it was exactly the spark Boston needed to break out of a recent slump. Williams had a career-high 20 points, nine rebounds and...

Nets lose Harden but beat Rockets, move into first in East

Mar. 31, 2021 22:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Admittedly down in the doldrums, the Brooklyn Nets were behind by 18 points in less than five minutes. By the end of the night, they were on top of the Eastern Conference. Kyrie Irving had 31 points and a season-high 12 assists, and...

Porter scores 25 points, Rockets beat Timberwolves 129-107

Mar. 27, 2021 23:12 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Porter Jr. scored 25 points in his return to Houston’s lineup, John Wall had 13 points and 12 assists and the Rockets rebounded to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 129-107 on Saturday night. On Friday night in the series opener, Houston blew a...

Towns scores 29 as TWolves come back to beat Rockets 107-101

Mar. 26, 2021 23:41 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns had 29 points and 16 rebounds, and Juancho Hernangomez had 19 points off the bench as the Minnesota Timberwolves came back to beat the Houston Rockets 107-101 on Friday night. Minnesota trailed by as many as 19 in the second half,...