Portland knows after thirteen consecutive victories again what losses is. The Trail Blazers went Tuesday night in the NBA with 111-115 down against Houston.
James Harden was again the strong man at the Rockets. ‘The Beard’ scored at the Moda Center in Oregon 42 points, twenty more than his teammate Chris Paul.
Houston confirmed with the victory, his status as strongest team in the regular season. With 57 victories and 14 defeats, not a single team better than the leader in the Western Conference.
Portland matched with thirteen victories in a row, their chain of victories from 2007. The clubrecord from 1991 on sixteen consecutive victories.
Toronto strengthened Tuesday his first place in the east. The Raptors took the under the impulse of Kyle Lowry (25 points) with 86-93 of Orlando. First pursuer Boston loved for their own audience just in Oklahoma City (100-99). Marcus Morris scored one second before the end the decisive three pointer for the Celtics.