3-3
99 -
Team 1 2 3 4
LAL 36 28 17 18
HOU 19 31 27 21
98
4-2

Game Story

Los Angeles coach Mike D'Antoni paid a lot of attention to former Lakers center Dwight Howard down the stretch. He needed to get the ball out of the hands of Houston Rockets guard James Harden and figured the best way to do that was with the ''Hack-a-Howard'' defense. The strategy worked perfectly...

Game Leaders

LA Lakers

PLAYERS
Players Min FG 3pt FT +/- Off Def Reb Ast TO Stl Blk BA PF Pts
Pau GasolDFP
F
31:59 1-10 0-0 0-0 +7 1 11 12 2 3 0 0 0 4 2
Nick YoungDFP
F
21:59 3-9 1-5 4-4 +11 2 2 4 2 2 2 0 0 3 11
Chris KamanDFP
C
19:39 3-5 0-0 0-0 +16 2 8 10 1 4 2 2 0 3 6
Steve BlakeDFP
G
33:58 5-10 4-6 0-0 +5 0 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 4 14
Steve NashDFP
G
27:58 3-11 2-5 4-4 +8 1 0 1 6 4 1 0 2 4 12
Wesley JohnsonDFP
28:22 6-15 3-8 1-2 -15 3 1 4 0 2 1 2 2 3 16
Jodie MeeksDFP
26:07 6-9 5-7 1-1 -4 0 3 3 2 1 0 0 1 4 18
Jordan FarmarDFP
20:01 5-12 1-4 0-0 -7 2 3 5 7 3 1 0 0 4 11
Jordan HillDFP
16:01 3-6 0-0 0-2 -6 1 3 4 3 2 0 2 0 4 6
Xavier HenryDFP
13:56 1-5 0-0 1-2 -10 1 0 1 1 3 1 0 2 3 3
Elias HarrisDFP
DNP - Coach's Decision
Robert SacreDFP
DNP - Coach's Decision
Shawne WilliamsDFP
DNP - Coach's Decision
Kobe BryantDFP
DNP - Inactive
Ryan KellyDFP
DNP - Inactive
Totals 36-92 16-35 11-15 13 34 47 26 24 8 6 7 36 99
Percentages 39.1% 45.7% 73.3% Team Rebounds: 12

Houston

PLAYERS
Players Min FG 3pt FT +/- Off Def Reb Ast TO Stl Blk BA PF Pts
Chandler ParsonsDFP
F
36:44 6-11 1-3 3-4 -3 0 3 3 1 1 1 0 1 1 16
Dwight HowardDFP
F
36:31 5-10 0-0 5-16 -2 1 13 14 2 4 0 1 1 4 15
Omer AsikDFP
C
23:19 1-3 0-0 4-6 -11 1 8 9 1 3 1 0 0 2 6
James HardenDFP
G
43:54 9-24 3-9 14-16 +2 3 6 9 5 3 4 2 1 0 35
Patrick BeverleyDFP
G
33:49 1-10 1-5 0-0 -7 3 1 4 4 1 1 1 2 5 3
Jeremy LinDFP
31:06 5-8 1-2 5-8 +4 0 1 1 3 3 3 2 0 1 16
Omri CasspiDFP
20:25 1-5 1-3 2-2 +9 0 3 3 1 1 1 0 1 1 5
Francisco GarciaDFP
14:12 1-6 0-5 0-0 +3 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 3 2
Ronnie BrewerDFP
DNP - Coach's Decision
Aaron BrooksDFP
DNP - Coach's Decision
Terrence JonesDFP
DNP - Coach's Decision
Donatas MotiejunasDFP
DNP - Coach's Decision
Greg SmithDFP
DNP - Coach's Decision
Isaiah CanaanDFP
DNP - Inactive
Robert CovingtonDFP
DNP - Inactive
Totals 29-77 7-27 33-52 8 36 44 17 17 12 7 6 17 98
Percentages 37.7% 25.9% 63.5% Team Rebounds: 24
Game Details
Game Time: 2:41
Officials: Dan Crawford, Matt Boland, John Goble
Attendance: 18,133