Houston Rockets vs. New Orleans Pelicans: Live Score and Analysis

Andy BaileyFeatured ColumnistJanuary 15, 2014

Jan 15, 2014; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans shooting guard Eric Gordon (10) defends Houston Rockets small forward Chandler Parsons (25) during the first quarter of a game at the New Orleans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
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In a game in which they once trailed by 17, the Houston Rockets (26-14) came back to beat the New Orleans Pelicans (15-23) by a final score of 103-100 on Wednesday night.

Terrence Jones got Houston back into the game in the third quarter and Harden finished off the Pelicans in the fourth. They finished with 25 and 26 respectively.

Dwight Howard pitched in with a double-double of 12 points and 11 rebounds.

The Pelicans got big performances from Eric Gordon and Anthony Davis, but couldn't make the big plays down the stretch to halt Houston's momentum.

Gordon scored a season-high 35 and Davis added 24.