The Houston Rockets continued to soar in China this year as the viewership of Rocket's first playoffs game on Sunday was more than double the number of viewers who tuned in on average to live regular season action on Guangdong TV this season, the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced on Tuesday.
The Houston Rockets managed to snap a two-game losing streak by outlasting the Toronto Raptors 110-104 in two overtimes at the Toyota Center on Monday.
Seven hit double figures as LA hands Houston first loss of season
James Harden scored 21 points Thursday to lead the Houston Rockets to a 116-96 win over the Indiana Pacers in the first NBA preseason game in the Philippines.
NBA Houston Rockets star Jeremy Lin visits the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Sichuan province on Aug 29, 2013.
The Houston Rockets' Jeremy Lin says he's looking forward to matching his game with that of newly acquired star Dwight Howard.
Jeremy Lin arrives in Beijing
Jeremy Lin continues Asia tour in Shanghai
Jeremy Lin celebrated his 25-year-old birthday with fans as his three-day basketball clinic ended and held a closing ceremony on Tuesday.
About 60 basketball fans selected from Taiwan's universities and high schools attended Lin's camp to hone their basketball skills.
Jeremy Lin appeared at Madison Square Garden in a red Rockets jersey on Monday night to a gauntlet of cheers and boos. But it proved the 24-year-old point guard can still make an impact on the world's most famous arena.
The injury-depleted Toronto Raptors won consecutive games for the first time in eight months with a 103-96 victory over the Houston Rockets on Sunday.