Denver Nuggets drop Houston Rockets to 0 and 3 spoiling the Rockets home opener.
Al Harrington the former Knick who signed with the
Nuggets in the off season led the Denver Nuggets on the road in Houston to beat
the Rockets 107 to 94.
Yao Ming who is being limited to 24 minutes a game logged
23 minutes scoring 14 points and pulling down 6 boards. Luis Scola showed up
again going 12-16 from the field while pulling down 4 offensive rebounds for a
total of 10 boards to go along with 2 block shots.
The Rockets came into the year with the so called experts picking them as one of the top teams in
the west. The Rockets find themselves win-less in the early season going 0 and three
losing their home opener.
Carmello Anthony who is determined to leave the mile high
city and make his way back east dropped 24 points. The Nuggets were plus 20
points with Melo on the court. Al Harrington had 29 points off the bench along
with 10 rebounds in 29 minutes.
The Denver Nuggets upped their record to 2 and 1 while the
Rockets are 0 and 3 on the year.