The Shoes That Won Last Night: James Harden And The Houston Rockets Outlast The New York Knicks, Indianapolis Colts Comeback Against Tennessee Titans

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It was a dramatic Thursday night in the NBA with both games on the schedule going down to the wire. The Houston Rockets held on to a 109-106 win thanks to 36 points from star guard James Harden. Knicks All-Star and scoring champion Carmelo Anthony was no slouch in the loss with 45 points. The Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder had a competitive matchup in the second game of the doubleheader. The Warriors held a double digit lead in the fourth quarter but the Thunder made a furious comeback and took the lead at 115-114 with 2.3 seconds left when Russell Westbrook hit a deep three. The Warriors’ Andre Iguodala responded by hitting a buzzer beater to win the game for Golden State 116-115.

The NFL Thursday night game between the Indianapolis Colts and Tennessee Titans was a competitive matchup. The Titans jumped out to a 14-0 lead, but the Colts bounced back behind 2 rushing touchdowns from Donald Brown and a rushing touchdown from Andrew Luck. The Colts would go on to win the game 30-27. These are the Shoes That Won Last Night.

Rafael Canton is a freelance writer from Queens, NY and contributor to Sneaker Report. Anytime there is a conversation about the NBA, music, or nutella, he can be found in the thick of the discussion. He can be found on Twitter @RafelitoC7.

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