HOUSTON -- Yao Ming had 21 points and 14 rebounds and the
Houston Rockets beat San Antonio 83-81. That's the Spurs' fourth
loss in six games.
Rafer Alston added 16 points and six assists as the Rockets beat
their in-state rivals for only the fourth time in the last 13
meetings. Tracy McGrady returned after missing 11 games with a sore
left knee and scored nine points on 4-of-12 shooting.
Tim Duncan had 24 points and 17 rebounds for San Antonio.