The Houston Rockets beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 87-84 to continue their winning ways.

James Harden led the Rockets in scoring with 30 points including 17 points in the fourth quarter.  Chandler Parsons contributed with 12 points and Omer Asik rounded out the scoring with nine points and 17 rebounds.

On the other side of the court, J.J. Barea led the Timberwolves in scoring with 18 points.  Alexey Shved contributed with 16 points but miss a potential game tying 3-pointer at the end of the game.  Kevin Love rounded out the scoring with seven points and 12 rebounds.  Love made three out of 14 shots attempted.

Houston returns to the state of Texas but remains on the road when they take on the San Antonio Spurs tomorrow.  Tip off is at 7:30 pm.