【Guide】In the opening game of the 2013-14 season, the Rockets’ starting lineup continued to offer a combination of twin towers. Beverly replaced Jeremy Lin in the starting lineup
Played, the Rockets finally got off to a good start 96-83.
On October 31, , the Rockets played against the Bobcats at home, and finally won the first game 96-83, making a good start for the beginning of the new season.
For the Houston Rockets, James Harden scored 21 points and 5 assists. Dwight Howard contributed 17 points and 26 rebounds in his official debut, including 17 rebounds in the first half.
Another Twin Towers combination, Asik scored 4 points and 14 rebounds.
Jeremy Lin, who came off the bench for the first time, scored 16 points and 2 assists.
Francisco Garcia scored 19 points and made 5 of 9 three-pointers.
For the Charlotte Bobcats, Josh McRoberts scored 15 points, Al Jefferson, who had just transferred, scored 13 points and 8 rebounds, Kemba Walker scored 12 points and 5 assists, Gerald Henderson
11 points, backup guard Raymond – Sessions 14 points.
The Rockets’ starting lineup once again used the twin-tower combination, but at the No. 1 position, they replaced Jeremy Lin with Beverly.
Not long after the start of the first quarter, the Bobcats in the away game were the main players. They took a 6-0 lead. Beverly, who started the game for the first time, made a three-pointer and made a tip-up. He scored 5 points in a row, and then Howard also made a tip-up.
, the Rockets overtook the score 8-6.
Walker and Henderson worked hard, Ge scored 4 points, and the Bobcats 14-9.
Harden and Jeremy Lin succeeded in jumpers and tied the score.
At the end of this section, the Bobcats lead by two points 19-17.
Sessions hit a mid-range shot to start the second quarter. Garcia scored 5 points in a row and tied the score at 23. After 25, Jefferson fouled and made 1 of 2 free throws. Jeremy Lin made a breakthrough and Sessions made a three-pointer.
It also caused Jeremy Lin to bleed profusely, and the blood flowed down his neck, and Jeremy Lin had to stop the bleeding.
Afterwards, under the Bobcats’ mistakes, Harden Howard scored consecutively. In 3 minutes, the Rockets took the lead 41-31.
Jeremy Lin returned to the court and the Rockets ended the first half 45-39.
At the beginning of the third quarter, the Bobcats were still chasing points. Jefferson scored 4 points in a row and started a 7-2 attack wave.
The score was changed to 56-57.
Jeremy Lin stepped forward in time, hit a 3-pointer, broke through and caused a free throw, and the score opened again.
At the end of the third quarter, the Rockets lead 67-61.
In the fourth quarter, the Bobcats chased for points again. Sessions and Gilcris teamed up for 5 points, and the score changed to 66-69. The Bobcats were only 3 points away.
The three of Harden and Parsons brought an offensive climax and played an 11-2 counterattack.
The Rockets led 80-68 at 5 minutes and 50 seconds.
Jefferson chased another 4 points, Harden made a mid-range shot, and the Rockets led by 12 points with 2 minutes left.
The Bobcats felt that victory was hopeless, and the rhythm began to be full. In the end, the Rockets got off to a good start 96-83.