The NBA's leading scorer left the game with 40 points on 10-of-20 shooting from the field and 17-of-21 from the free throw line, plus 11 assists.
Our models project Harden for 54.1 FanDuel points in 36.0 minutes on Sunday.
The Lakers have won only once in the past 20 days and will close out 2017 in the same place they last picked up a win, at Houston.
Since Lopez sprained his ankle on December 18, the Lakers have been the league's 24th best defense, allowing 111.1 points per 100 possessions over six games. However, the Rockets had a silver lining in the form of Chris Paul's return following a three-game absence due to a groin injury.
The Rockets took a foul to stop the clock, but Harden had to limp away. Forward Danilo Gallinari is out for the second time with a glute injury. So I tried to be better in the second half, but ...
Raiders fire Del Rio
Under first-year coordinator Todd Downing, the group appeared to take a step back, particularly Carr and receiver Amari Cooper. Gruden went 95-81 over his coaching career, notching a 38-26 record over the first four years of his career in Oakland.
For much of the night, it did not seem the Rockets could get another five-minute chance.
They fell behind 19-3 to open the game, for the second consecutive game making only one of their first 10 shots, and never could recover. Before the game, Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni told reporters that Harden is good to go.
Rockets: Clint Capela (right orbital fracture) is TBD.
They began playing with the defensive intensity that had been so lacking.
Mostly, the Rockets got going by finding the most obvious solution. The comeback did not begin immediately, with the Lakers scoring the final five points of the third quarter to take an 11-point lead to the fourth. James Harden led the team in scoring with just 20 points but he needed more support as no other starter finished in double figures. Including the loss to the Lakers, the Rockets (25-9) have lost five games in a row, more than they had lost total before Kyle Kuzma scored 38 points and the Lakers stole a 122-116 win on December 20.
Cameroon global Ekambi has scored nine goals in 18 Ligue 1 appearances and his form has caught the eye of the Everton scouts. The Everton manager is keen on a £20m deal to sign the forward when the January transfer window opens next week.
Opening up to E!, the LIVE With Kelly and Ryan star quipped, "This year, we are really anxious to see Mariah come back". This year, she returns to redeem herself and Seacrest told Us Weekly , "Here's the thing".
While they have found multiple casualties, the police said that they longer considered it to be an active shooting scene. At least two people died Friday when a gunman opened fire at a Long Beach, Calif., law office, police said.
It sounds like the information Tamar was working off of came from Gilbert who said he saw Govan and Herbert together on vacation. Back then, Evelyn said that if the couple were to make it, they would need to seek therapy or someone could get killed.
It also said there was a separate attack on a store in the same neighborhood of Helwan that killed two Copts. The gunman had tried to storm the building when police shot him dead, police officials said.
In what has been described as a "complicated case", the police said Neu wires funds to his alleged co-conspirators in Nigeria. Police say their investigation continues as numerous leads have led to people who live outside the country.
Layman destroyed three original paintings and two abstract sculptures, according to Texas authorities. Buzbee also has ties to the current president, once hosting a fundraiser for Donald Trump in 2016.
People throughout Green Country are dealing with a blast of cold air right now and it's going to get colder Saturday night. With temperatures in the single digits and wind chills even lower, people are bundling up if they choose to head outside.
Davis , 32, reached free agency after three solid years as a closer, two with Kansas City and the last with the Cubs. The 31-year-old Davis played with the Cubs in 2017 and was the club's only all-star representative in 2017.
Raiders to pursue Jon Gruden for coaching job
He's making $6.5 million annually to talk about football, and not have the insane stress that comes with being an NFL head coach. On Monday night, Gruden called what may have been his last Monday Night Football game, which featured the Raiders at the Eagles .
Man arrested after fatal Kansas police shooting
The officer who fired the shot has been placed on administrative leave, which Livingston said is standard protocol. Armed officers in 2016 responded to an anonymous call claiming an active shooter was at Clark's home.