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NBA roundup: Rockets beat slumping Grizzlies in Josh Smith's debut
NBA roundup: Rockets beat slumping Grizzlies in Josh Smith's debut

James Harden had 32 points and 10 assists, Josh Smith scored 21 points in his Houston debut, and the Rockets defeated the Memphis Grizzlies, 117-111, in overtime Friday night in Memphis, Tenn. Trevor Ariza had 15 points for the Rockets, who took over the top spot in the Western Conference's Southwest Division. Dwight Howard had only six points in 29 foul-plagued minutes, but made four straight free throws in overtime. Marc Gasol had 29 points for the Grizzlies, who lost their fourth in a row, the last three without injured forward Zach Randolph. at New Orleans 97, San Antonio 90: Anthony Davis had 22 points, 12 rebounds and five blocks, and the Pelicans beat the slumping Spurs,...

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