Paul George & James Harden Both Go For 40+ POINTS In Houston | February 9, 2019

  • Published: 10 February 2019
  • The Thunder erased a 26-point deficit to defeat the Rockets tonight in Houston by a final score of 117-112. This marks the largest comeback win by the franchise since moving to Oklahoma City. Paul George led all scorers with 45 points (12-22 FG, 6-14 3pt FG), 11 rebounds and 3 assists for the Thunder, while Russell Westbrook secured his 22nd triple-double of the season (9th consecutive, tying Wilt Chamberlain for the longest such streak in NBA history) and 126th of his career with 21 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists. James Harden totaled 42 points for Rockets, continuing his streak of consecutive 30+ point games to 29 (behind Wilt Chamberlain’s 2 streaks of 31 games and 65 games). With the win, the Thunder improve to 36-19, while the Rockets fall to 32-23 on the season.

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Comments • 210

  • Brandon Smith
    Brandon Smith  1 months back


    • Mektek19
      Mektek19  2 months back

      PG is finally up where he is suppose to. He showed the talent to be in the class of the KD and Bron, but never fully put it together untill now.

      • GuyFoxx
        GuyFoxx  2 months back

        Pg > Anyone in NBA right now

        • paomin Olivar
          paomin Olivar  2 months back

          PG is true MVP
          Not Harden...
          Idol PG#13

          • Binniam Eskender
            Binniam Eskender  2 months back

            Honestly... PG can join Akeem and MJ as the 3rd player ever to win DPOY and MVP in the same year! Giannis and Curry (he should be considered) is the only true threats to the MVP. And DPOY I think it's only Kawhi.

            • Binniam Eskender
              Binniam Eskender  2 months back

              PG crushed both Harden and Giannis in their last games against them! MVP

              • j
                j  2 months back

                James Harden is trash lol, 26 point deficit and still lost

                • okelah
                  okelah  2 months back


                  • TSM AJFire
                    TSM AJFire  2 months back

                    James harden did not ankle Paul George he push him

                    • Majin Ryoko
                      Majin Ryoko  2 months back

                      This is your MVP? A flopping, traveling man who’s fond of kicking LeBron’s nuts. PG13 is your true MVP 👍👍

                      • Felipe Camargos
                        Felipe Camargos  2 months back

                        Imagine your team blowing a 26 point lead. The real MVP is PG

                        • Postivity HelpsU
                          Postivity HelpsU  2 months back

                          Mini Pual George going 2 be Unstoppable 🏀

                          • Jesta
                            Jesta  2 months back

                            Why are ppl hating on harden.

                            The fact that hes getting more points a month than the two best players on their team, on the verge of winning a next MVP, complains about defense but doesn't realize he averages more steals than top defenders in the game and brought his team from the 14 seed all the way to the 5. y'all should really be hating on lebron he makes all star captain while his team is in the 9 seed. smh

                            • Goatin Aroun
                              Goatin Aroun  2 months back

                              Ended the video wit a harden highlight when okc won.

                              • Isaiah Hayes
                                Isaiah Hayes  2 months back

                                All the people saying that pg is better than harden dumb as hell

                                • Cj joko
                                  Cj joko  2 months back

                                  This is called no defense being played

                                  • sulo 4
                                    sulo 4  2 months back

                                    Okc need one. More impact player like shroeder of the bench and they will be unstoppable

                                    • Basket Ball
                                      Basket Ball  2 months back

                                      Who won

                                      • PutGodFirst 2002
                                        PutGodFirst 2002  2 months back

                                        Im shock the rockets loss harden and paul george scores 40 points

                                        • Elpatrrron!
                                          Elpatrrron!  2 months back

                                          Harden play so selfish, he only passes the ball when it's needed.
                                          But he's awesome in breaking in and 3 point with his stepbacks

                                          • Toma
                                            Toma  2 months back

                                            MVP: Mr. Harden, I don't feel so good.
                                            *fades away*

                                            • What is r/whoosh
                                              What is r/whoosh  2 months back

                                              Not everyone is a fan of Harden’s style of play but even if you don’t like him, you have to respect what he’s doing. With Clint still out and CP3 still getting back into the feel of the game, Harden is doing what he knows how to do, even if it’s “not efficient”

                                              • Crossover Buster
                                                Crossover Buster  2 months back

                                                MVP DUEL

                                                • Anton P
                                                  Anton P  2 months back


                                                  • Игорь Елисеев

                                                    Harden просто Красавчик!

                                                    • Fachrul Izza
                                                      Fachrul Izza  2 months back

                                                      Double step back by James Harden?

                                                      • やと
                                                        やと  2 months back


                                                        • やや
                                                          やや  2 months back

                                                          2:20 travel

                                                          • Julius Readus
                                                            Julius Readus  2 months back

                                                            Niggas stay saying PG should be MVP cuz of stats but hes not even the most valuable player on his team. James Harden is and hes putting up better stats

                                                            • Oh yeah yeah Guy
                                                              Oh yeah yeah Guy  2 months back

                                                              Can i get 50 likes? This is my first like

                                                              • grandlive11
                                                                grandlive11  2 months back

                                                                im not gonna wearing the red shirt becuz hardon

                                                                • Gui MV
                                                                  Gui MV  2 months back

                                                                  PAUL GEORGE IS THE REAL BEAST
                                                                  SOO PRPUD OF MY OKC TEAM
                                                                  GOOO OKC
                                                                  LETS GO TO THE FINALS

                                                                  PAUL GEORGEE IS MVP

                                                                  THE 3 REAL MVPS
                                                                  BEST IN WORLD NBA

                                                                  2-PAUL GEORGEE
                                                                  3-GAINIS THE GREEK FREEK

                                                                  • energycake 1
                                                                    energycake 1  2 months back

                                                                    Paul George is better than Westbrook

                                                                    • Steve Rogers
                                                                      Steve Rogers  2 months back

                                                                      Harden = king of flop & travel

                                                                      • Larry Keys
                                                                        Larry Keys  2 months back

                                                                        Steve Rogers why doesn’t the ref call the travels then?

                                                                    • Tammy loveIsHot
                                                                      Tammy loveIsHot  2 months back

                                                                      Paul George or James Harden, who y'all got?

                                                                    • a guy from nz
                                                                      a guy from nz  2 months back

                                                                      the real MVP vs some bum who misses 10 3's, takes 30 shots and 15 FTs everynight.

                                                                      • Darrin Hedges
                                                                        Darrin Hedges  2 months back

                                                                        Larry Keys a couples, that’s called variance

                                                                      • Larry Keys
                                                                        Larry Keys  2 months back

                                                                        Darrin Hedges against the kings and suns cp had more turnovers

                                                                      • Larry Keys
                                                                        Larry Keys  2 months back

                                                                        Darrin Hedges I believe he would. Harden at 5 last night and CP had 2. If CP would’ve played the same amount of time they would’ve had equal turnovers.

                                                                      • Darrin Hedges
                                                                        Darrin Hedges  2 months back

                                                                        Larry Keys if you took Harden out and gave Chris Paul the ball just as much as Harden has it Paul wouldn’t average nearly as many turnovers as Harden

                                                                      • Larry Keys
                                                                        Larry Keys  2 months back

                                                                        Darrin Hedges they’re not terrible. And of course he does. He’s the most ball dominant player in the game. That’s the offense they run.

                                                                    • Nihlus Kriyk
                                                                      Nihlus Kriyk  2 months back


                                                                      • Zachariah-Bin Yisrayl
                                                                        Zachariah-Bin Yisrayl  2 months back

                                                                        Them nikkaz STILL haven't learned their lesson from game 7....obviously. Houston don't deserve to play the Warriors in the west finals. They're too fkkn STUPID. smh

                                                                        • Zachariah-Bin Yisrayl
                                                                          Zachariah-Bin Yisrayl  2 months back

                                                                          And people are convinced that Houston is ready for the Warriors. After having a 20+ point lead....AT HOME...then melt down, blow the lead...and LOSE ??? Nahhh....they ain't ready for them GOLDEN boys. No sir.

                                                                          • Larry Keys
                                                                            Larry Keys  2 months back

                                                                            Zachariah-Bin Yisrayl no team is

                                                                        • Pignuttt
                                                                          Pignuttt  2 months back

                                                                          HARDEN = OUR GENERATION KOBE

                                                                          • Skip Payless
                                                                            Skip Payless  2 months back

                                                                            PG is better than Harden 🚫🧢 .
                                                                            Longer wingspan
                                                                            Better Shooter
                                                                            More Efficient
                                                                            Doesn’t dominate the ball
                                                                            Can play off the ball
                                                                            Better Rebounder
                                                                            Can facilitate just as good
                                                                            Can ballhandle just as good
                                                                            WAY BETTER DEFNDER
                                                                            Doesn’t Statpad either nor needs 15FTs to be effective.

                                                                            • Okay but what about Book worm?
                                                                              Okay but what about Book worm?  1 months back

                                                                              Larry Keys so David west is better than westbrook?

                                                                            • Slιmε x2662x
                                                                              Slιmε x2662x  2 months back

                                                                              I’m with the anyone who picks harden, PG is just taller, but harden can shoot better, especially stepbacks

                                                                            • Skip Payless
                                                                              Skip Payless  2 months back

                                                                              getitinthamost tell me 1 season in Harden’s career when he average a 40% or better 3pt percentage, I’ll wait.

                                                                            • Swag God
                                                                              Swag God  2 months back

                                                                              Harden is a mvp and should have won at least one before that, pg is great but harden, when he is less burdened and has more help is far superior to pg offensively. In the regular season at least, post season both of them disappear anyway lmao

                                                                          • aggelos tzimagiorgis
                                                                            aggelos tzimagiorgis  2 months back

                                                                            Pg13 was officiant and George guard harden

                                                                            • Rishab Prakash
                                                                              Rishab Prakash  2 months back

                                                                              Larry Keys He only had 7 points on 2-9 shooting against PG. Plus a few turnovers. He had like 3 or 4 “fouls” on his shots leading to FTs as well.

                                                                            • Riley Feagle
                                                                              Riley Feagle  2 months back

                                                                              +Benjamin Puljak shot under 40% he got locked up.

                                                                            • Benjamin Puljak
                                                                              Benjamin Puljak  2 months back

                                                                              +Larry Keys nigga no one can guard harden bc the way he plays he cheats the mf system

                                                                          • David Wong
                                                                            David Wong  2 months back

                                                                            Rocket strategy to win basically just iso and pass the ball to Harden, everyone just stand and watch

                                                                            • HEY ARNOLD GOT A FOOTBALL HEAD

                                                                              Harden is trash to me only has 2 moves .....
                                                                              step back and eurostep either way he is going to cry for a foul. It’s like watching a 10 year old play 2k and do they same shit every time down the court and cry 😥 when it doesn’t work 😂😂😂 FOH dickhead

                                                                              • KDA
                                                                                KDA  2 months back

                                                                                I hope james ha_ren doesn’t ballhog during the allstar game and shoot 50 free throws, fingers crossed

                                                                                • Lucas Matheus Soares Stulp

                                                                                  Provavelmente os dois jogadores que mais admiro na Liga!! Dois MONSTROS em quadra!

                                                                                  • SplashGranny
                                                                                    SplashGranny  2 months back

                                                                                    Atleast Paul George FT's were deserved unlike Harden's ones

                                                                                    • James Harden MVP
                                                                                      James Harden MVP  2 months back

                                                                                      HARDEN. BACK TO BACK MVP!!!!!