HOUSTON, TX (Sporting Alert) — The Oklahoma City Thunder look to close-out their Western Conference series against a very confident Houston Rockets side which won the last two games of the series and are hoping to level things up at 3-3 after tonight.
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James Harden and his fellow teammates have found the confidence needed to pull themselves back into the series and now the Rockets firmly have its sights set on playing a Game 7.
After the first quarter they lead Oklahoma City 29-26 with Harden leading the way early with eight points, two rebounds and two assists.
Kevin Martin is off to good start for the Thunder, going 2-of-3 from the field, including hitting a three pointer.
Kevin Durant has so far scored eight points on 3-of-6 shooting from the field.
Meanwhile, after missing Game 5, point guard Jeremy Lin is back in the team, but will appear from the bench.
Many pundits believe that win tonight for Houston would make them favourites to beat the Thunder in Oklahoma City in Game 7.