HOUSTON -- Yao Ming scored 36 points and grabbed 19 rebounds
as Houston got past Golden State 111-107.
Yao scored eight points in the final 2:30 to secure the Rockets'
fifth victory in six games. Rafer Alson added 17 points and a
season-high 12 assists to help the Rockets beat the Warriors for
the first time in five tries.
Houston played without Tracy McGrady due to flu-like symptoms.
The Rockets are 8-and-7 with McGrady out of the lineup.
The Warriors trailed 52-31 in the second quarter before closing
the gap. Baron Davis hit a 3-pointer with 2:11 remaining to give
the Warriors their first lead at 102-101.
Stephen Jackson finished with 25 points, and Davis added 21.