HOUSTON, Texas — CP3 poured in a career playoff high scoring 41 points as the Houton Rockets eliminated the Utah Jazz with a 112-102 victory in Game 5 on Tuesdy night.
“The performance that Chris put out there — if he didn’t make it out this time, something’s wrong,” coach Mike D’Antoni said.
Paul knocked down eight triples to along with 10 assists and seven boards without a single turnover — for his first ever trip to the Conference Finals ever where they will take on the Golden State Warriors.
P.J. Tucker scored a playoff career-best 19 points, and Harden added 18 points.
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Donovan Mitchell had 24 points for the Utah. Alec Burks scored 22 points off the bench.