Rockets Hand Heat First Defeat; Cavs Struggle, Lakers Lose Again: NBA Scores

MIAMI, FL (Sporting Alert) — Houston Rockets handed the Miami Heat their first defeat of the season, while the Los Angeles Lakers dropped to 0-5 and the Cavs struggled in Portland with another defeat on Tuesday. In the highlighted early season clash on the night, James Harden collected 25 points, 10 assists, nine rebounds and two blocks in the Rockets’ 108-91 victory over the Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena.