ORLANDO MAGIC VS DETROIT PISTONS EASTERN .CONFERENCE QUARTERFINALS
Orlando Magic guard Carlos Orroyo gets fouled by Detroit Pistons guard Carlos Delfino (20) in the second quarter during game two of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan on April 23, 2007. (UPI Photo/Scott R. Galvin)
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined for 43 points Sunday and Oklahoma City pounded Houston 120-91 in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
Luis Scola struck for 26 points and 15 rebounds against his former Rockets teammates Monday, igniting the Phoenix Suns' 119-112 win over Houston.
Houston's James Harden pumped in 29 points and distributed nine assists Sunday, propelling the Rockets over Sacramento 121-100.
Omer Asik's 13 points and 12 rebounds led a balanced Houston effort Saturday that offset the loss of James Harden in a 98-81 win over the Los Angeles Clippers.
Jared Dudley came off the bench to pop in 22 points and Goran Dragic heated up in the final quarter of Saturday's 107-105 Phoenix win over Houston.
Patrick Beverley ignited a run of 11 straight Houston points in the fourth quarter Friday that boosted the Rockets to a 118-110 victory over Orlando.
Carlos Delfino and James Harden both scored 22 points Friday in helping Houston to a 106-96 decision that ended Brooklyn's four-game winning streak.
James Harden scored 30 points Friday in helping Houston pull away in the second half for a 100-82 decision over New Orleans.
Ty Lawson scored 21 points Wednesday and Denver forced 22 turnovers in pulling away during the second half to down Houston 105-95.
James Harden sank 19-of-21 free throws en route to 29 points for Houston Monday and the Rockets broke a seven-game skid with a 100-94 win over Charlotte.