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Eric Gordon Caps Rockets Comeback With Buzzer-Beating Three

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The Rockets were losing for all of the final 18 minutes of their game against Philadelphia tonight, but after the clock hit zeros, Houston was celebrating the win. That’s because, on the game’s last possession, Eric Gordon sidestepped Joel Embiid’s upright arm and delivered a tricky corner three to seal a Rockets’ win, 105-104.

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Gordon scored a game-high 29 points tonight, and his dagger gave Houston, for the time being, the most wins in the NBA. Philly, meanwhile, falls to 1-4.

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