ROCKETS 117, TIMBERWOLVES 111
HOUSTON (AP) - James Harden scored 37 points and Houston beat Minnesota, snapping a four-game skid.
The Rockets' losing streak, which matched a season high, came after they won six in a row and dropped them to sixth in the Western Conference with the playoffs fast approaching.
Russell Westbrook scored 27 points for Houston.
D'Angelo Russell had 28 points to lead the Timberwolves, who lost their third straight.