Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Houston Rockets - 2/13/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Houston Rockets - 2/13/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

When Minnesota missed 10 of 11 shots to open the second quarter, the Rockets took advantage, turning a 17-3 run into a 40-34 lead on a Harden 3-pointer. James Harden is averaging 31.3 points and 8.9 assists while Chris Paul is averaging 19.4 points and 8.3 assists. Bogdan Bogdanovic paced Sacramento with 20 points and five assists while Garrett Temple added 13 points off the bench.

While the two lead stories in the National Basketball Association right now are the new-look Cleveland Cavaliers and the insane decision from Steve Kerr, more attention should be on the red-hot Houston Rockets.

Devin Booker had 28 points and Josh Jackson added 22 points for the Suns.

CJ McCollum added 29 points, and Jusuf Nurkic contributed 17 points and 13 rebounds for the Trail Blazers, who won for the 10th time in 11 home contests. Mitchell and Joe Ingles (13 points) each dished out six assists for the Jazz.

Tobias Harris scored 21 points and Danilo Gallinari added 20 to lead Los Angeles to the victory. In those four games, Harden averaged 33.0 points, 6.8 assists, 5.3 rebounds and 1.25 steals while also hitting 18 3-pointers on 39.1% shooting.

Since the start of January, Harden is averaging 1.77 steals and 1.15 blocks. Westbrook finished with 15 assists and 13 rebounds.

The Washington Wizards overturned a 27-point deficit - the largest of the current National Basketball Association season - to beat the New York Knicks 118-113. Otto Porter Jr. added 22 points and Ian Mahinmi had 17 for the Wizards, who trailed 68-41 late in the second quarter.

Thunder 121, Grizzlies 114: Paul George made six 3-pointers while scoring 28 points to lead Oklahoma City over host Memphis. Hield scored 12 points.

Pacers 108, Nets 103 • In New York, Victor Oladipo scored 25 points, and Corey Joseph added 15 points and 11 assists to help In beat Brooklyn for its third straight victory. Myles Turner had 11 points and 14 boards, and former Net Bojan Bogdanovic chipped in 14 points for the visiting Pacers.

Hornets 104, Magics 102 • In Orlando, Fla., Dwight Howard had 22 points and 13 rebounds, Kemba Walker added 20 points and Charlotte edged Orlando to stop a four-game slide.

Pistons 104, Hawks 98: All five Detroit starters scored in double figures as the host Pistons held off short-handed Atlanta.