Paul injured the hamstring in the final seconds of Game 5 Thursday night following a fadeaway shot over Warriors' guard Quinn Cook. The Warriors forced a Game 7 in the West finals with a dominant win Saturday, besting the Rockets115-86. With the possibility of playing this game without Chris Paul, Harden might need to explode for 40 points or more.
Paul, a 13-year NBA veteran and nine-time All-Star who has never played in the NBA Finals, was a key factor in the game four and game five victories that put the Rockets on the brink of advancing.
About Thompson: He was locked in, emotionally and physically, popping off screens, catching and shooting, creating space to get good looks and punching the air after big 3s. On Monday during game seven, the Astros will be at Yankee Stadium. The Rockets actually led 39-22 after one quarter, but the lead was cut to 10 by halftime.
Some Warriors fans showed up at Oracle Arena this morning saying they are excited about tonight's Game 7 against the Houston Rockets.
If he loses against the Warriors, then Harden will keep the crown as Best Active Player Without A Championship, which isn't an honor he embraces.
A source told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne that Paul's hamstring injury is a Grade 2. As a team, the Warriors shot 49 percent from the field and 16 of 38 from the three-point line but this game was all about the second half where the Warriors outscored the Rockets by 64-25.
Turner Broadcasting System's TNT hold the exclusive rights to broadcast the Warriors vs. Rockets Game 7 showdown nationally.
It was a sense of deja vu for Thompson and the Dubs as it's not the first time he's produced heroics in a Game 6 where they were facing elimination.
Rockets: Houston fell to 6-5 all-time in Game 7s and 4-2 at home.
After looking sloppy and discombobulated in the first half, the Warriors morphed back into one of the most explosive offenses in National Basketball Association history during the third quarter. Here's what you need to know about Warriors and Rockets going into the Western Conference Finals. Head coach Steve Kerr wasn't particularly thrilled to talk about it.
The Warriors are one win away from a fourth straight NBA Finals, while the Rockets seek their first Finals trip since 1995.
We found that the guys who get on a roll - the Rayudus, Watsons, Dhonis, Rainas - they take you deep in the tournament. Watson has had longstanding hamstring problems which has worsened as the gruelling IPL season reached the finale.
This is understandable, as EA stablemate Star Wars: Battlefront 2 was at the forefront of renewed scrutiny of loot box practices. During today's stream, DICE, alongside The Daily Show host Trevor Noah, confirmed that the game will release on October 19.
One sight during the flood: a handmade, white flag hung from an upper story of a Main Street building bearing the letters SOS. The warning is in effect until 7:30 p.m. "I do encourage everybody to stay away from Ellicott City, if you're not there".
Officials are concerned that " laze ", a unsafe product produced when hot lava hits cool ocean water, will affect residents. On Monday, lava entered and then stalled on the property of a geothermal plant near one of Kilauea's new volcanic vents.
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In a rare pre-dawn hearing, Supreme Court refused to stop BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa's swearing-in as Karnataka Chief Minister. If Governor Vajubhi Vala has allowed Yedurappa 15 days to prove his majority , he has clearly abused the governor's office.
According to the State Department, the USA team met with North Korean officials at the same DMZ site, the village of Panmunjom. A "pre-advance" team of US officials has also traveled to Singapore to meet with North Koreans there, the White House said.
Lowell told Newsweek that Kushner was one of the first to cooperate in any investigation involving the Trump campaign. Kushner is looking forward to continuing the work the president has asked him to do".
Centre working on long-term solution to fuel prices: Pradhan
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Parents sue 30-year-old son to evict him from their house
Reached by phone Tuesday, Michael confirmed he's still bumming it at home, and would not elaborate on the nature of his business. After that failed, the Rotondos tried paying their son to leave. "I really just want to get out of the situation", he said.
Author Philip Roth dead at 85
And, in 2005, he became only the third living writer to have his books added to the Library of America. The character of Nathan Zuckerman is lauded as one of the most memorable characters from his books.
Does a Game 6 Loss Mean LeBron Is Done in Cleveland?
Cavs coach Tyronn Lue altered his rotation to squeeze in extra rest for James at the end of the second quarter, which is unusual. If the first five games of the Eastern Conference Finals are any indication, the Game 6 result isn't hard to predict.
Justice to hold bipartisan briefing Thursday
The mere existence of a government informant in an investigation doesn't mean a probe is tainted. Justice Department , which experts bill as a bad sign for the future of U.S. democracy.
Judge Rules President Can't Block Critics On Twitter
The judge found that blocking people from a designated "public forum" violates the First Amendment of the US Constitution. Trump has more than 50 million followers on his Twitter page. "I think this decision is correct", Giampietro said.
Japan to keep pressure on N. Korea after scrapped summit
We're talking to them now. "It is just a standard negotiation tactic from USA to see how badly North Korea wants this". At the end of the meeting, the two declared a commitment to "complete denuclearisation" of the Korean peninsula .