Westbrook Has Triple-Double As Rockets Beat Raptors 119-109

Associated Press
December 06, 2019 - 10:26 am
ouston Rockets guard Russell Westbrook (0) controls the ball between Toronto Raptors' defenders, left to right, Terence Davis, Serge Ibaka and Kyle Lowry during second half NBA action in Toronto on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019.

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Russell Westbrook had 19 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists, James Harden shook off a slow start to score 23 points and the Houston Rockets beat the Toronto Raptors 119-109 to snap a three-game road losing streak.

Ben McLemore scored a season-high 28 points, P.J. Tucker had 18 points and 11 rebounds, and Danuel House Jr. scored 16 as the Rockets handed Toronto its second straight home loss after a franchise-record nine straight wins to begin the season.