BROOKLYN, New York — Taurean Prince finished with 27 points and 12 rebounds as the Brooklyn Nets defeated the Houston Rockets 123-116 on Friday night at the Barclays Center.
Caris LeVert scored 25 points, while Kyrie Irving racked up 22 points (7-for-18 shooting) and 10 assists.
The Nets got 16 points from Garrett Temple and 15 points from Joe Harris.
James Harden (10 for 31 from the field) finished with 36 points and eight assists. Russell Westbrook added 27 points, eight assists and seven rebounds.
Brooklyn limited Houston to 25-percent shooting from 3-point range, including 2-for-16 from James Harden.
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— Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) November 2, 2019
The Rockets will face Miami in South Beach on Sunday night.
The Nets take on the Detroit Pistons at Little Caesars Arena on Saturday night.
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