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Westbrook, Harden lead Rockets past Nuggets, 121-105

Westbrook shot 11 of 25 from the field and had four steals. He just missed his second straight triple-double.
Credit: AP
Houston Rockets' James Harden (13) shoots as Denver Nuggets' Nikola Jokic (15) and Torrey Craig (3) defend during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020, in Houston. The Rockets won 121-105. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) - Russell Westbrook had 28 points, 16 rebounds and eight assists, James Harden added 27 points and the Houston Rockets snapped a four-game losing streak with a 121-105 victory over the short-handed Denver Nuggets.

Westbrook shot 11 of 25 from the field and had four steals. He just missed his second straight triple-double.

Nikola Jokic led the Nuggets -- down five players, including three starters -- with 19 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists for his eighth triple-double of the season.

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