NBA: Houston pours 17 3-pointers, prevails over New Orleans

Game recap
Christian Wood scored 23 points, Eric Gordon had 23 points, as Houston Rockets defeated New Orleans Pelicans, 118-108, on Dec 6, 2021. Brandon Ingram scored 40 points for New Orleans Pelicans.
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Houston Rockets

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Christian Wood 32 8 2 0 2 23
Eric Gordon 33 0 5 0 0 23
Garrison Mathews 31 7 0 0 0 13
Daniel Theis 17 3 1 0 0 12
Jae'Sean Tate 32 5 7 0 0 11
Alperen Sengun 17 4 1 1 1 10
Kenyon Martin 16 6 0 0 0 9
D.J. Augustin 16 3 4 0 0 9
Danuel House 20 2 3 0 0 6
Armoni Brooks 22 2 1 2 0 2
Josh Christopher 4 0 0 0 0 0
Team 240 40 24 3 3 118
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New Orleans Pelicans

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Brandon Ingram 38 5 4 1 1 40
Jonas Valanciunas 32 10 3 1 3 17
Willy Hernangomez 16 14 1 2 0 10
Nickeil Alexander-Walker 28 1 5 0 1 10
Devonte Graham 34 3 4 1 0 9
Kira Lewis 11 1 2 0 0 8
Garrett Temple 32 6 0 2 1 5
Herbert Jones 22 1 0 1 3 5
Tomas Satoransky 12 3 0 0 0 4
Trey Murphy III 15 6 0 1 0 0
Team 240 50 19 9 9 108

Houston Rockets Vs New Orleans Pelicans

Game notes

Christian Wood

Christian Wood

Christian Wood scored 20 points or more for the 8th time in 23 NBA games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 7 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 33. He recorded it on a November 28, 2021 game against Charlotte Hornets (146-143 win).

Christian Wood made 5 three-pointers and set his new season-high in three-points made (in NBA). His previous record was 4 three-points made in a October 23, 2021 game against Oklahoma City Thunder (124-91 win). He made 5 three-point shots or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Eric Gordon

Eric Gordon

Eric Gordon scored 20 points or more for the 5th time in 20 NBA games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 24. He recorded it on a December 04, 2021 game against Orlando Magic (118-116 win).

Garrison Mathews

Garrison Mathews

Garrison Mathews scored 10 points or more for the 6th time in 10 NBA games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 20. He recorded it on a November 28, 2021 game against Charlotte Hornets (146-143 win).

Jae'Sean Tate

Jae'Sean Tate

Jae'Sean Tate scored 10 points or more for the 16th time in 23 NBA games this season. He has done it 8 times on the road, and 8 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 32. He recorded it on a December 02, 2021 game against Oklahoma City Thunder (110-114 win).

Daniel Theis

Daniel Theis

Daniel Theis scored 10 points or more for the 7th time in 17 NBA games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 18. He recorded it on a November 06, 2021 game against Denver Nuggets (95-94 loss).

Alperen Sengun

Alperen Sengun

Alperen Sengun scored 10 points or more for the 11th time in 22 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 6 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 14. He recorded it on a October 29, 2021 game against Utah Jazz (91-122 loss).

Brandon Ingram

Brandon Ingram

Brandon Ingram scored 40 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 31 points scored in a November 16, 2021 game against Washington Wizards (105-100 loss). He scored 40 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Jonas Valanciunas

Jonas Valanciunas

Jonas Valanciunas scored 10 points or more for the 24th time in 26 NBA games this season. He has done it 15 times on the road, and 9 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 39. He recorded it on a November 30, 2021 game against LA Clippers (104-123 win).

Jonas Valanciunas grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 20th time in 26 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 23. He recorded it on a October 26, 2021 game against Minnesota Timberwolves (98-107 win).

Willy Hernangomez

Willy Hernangomez

Willy Hernangomez scored 10 points or more for the 6th time in 11 NBA games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 19. He recorded it on a November 23, 2021 game against Minnesota Timberwolves (96-110 loss).

Willy Hernangomez tied his season-high with 14 rebounds (in NBA). He grabbed 10 rebounds or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

Nickeil Alexander-Walker

Nickeil Alexander-Walker

Nickeil Alexander-Walker scored 10 points or more for the 19th time in 26 NBA games this season. He has done it 10 times on the road, and 9 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 33. He recorded it on a November 11, 2021 game against Oklahoma City Thunder (100-108 loss).

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994