The Rockets defeated the Pelicans, 122-116. James Harden tallied a game-high 39 PTS (19 in the 4th quarter), along with 4 REB and 9 AST for the Rockets. Russell Westbrook contributed to the win with 26 PTS, 5 REB, 4 AST and 4 STL. JJ Redick led the Pelicans with 24 PTS, while Jrue Holiday added a near triple-double of 18 PTS, 9 REB and 11 AST.