NBA Wrap: Harden’s clutch shot burns Warriors

Houston Rockets superstar James Harden sunk a game-winning jump shot with 2.7 seconds left to lead his side to a 97-96 win over the Golden State Warriors and reduce the series deficit to 2-1. 

Harden led the Rockets in scoring as he dropped 35 points to go with his eight rebounds and nine assists.

Marreese Speights came off the bench to score 22 points for the Warriors.

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined for 60 points as the Oklahoma City Thunder crushed the Dallas Mavericks 131-102 to take a 2-1 lead.

Durant scored 34 points and grabbed seven rebounds, while Westbrook finished with 26 points and 15 assists.

Wesley Matthews scored a team-high 22 points for the Mavericks.

The Toronto Raptors secured a 2-1 lead in their series against the Indiana Pacers after triumphing 101-85 in Game 3.

DeMar DeRozan scored 21 points, while point guard Kyle Lowry also dropped 21 points, along with four rebounds and eight assists.

Paul George recorded a double-double in the Pacers’ loss, which consisted of 25 points and 10 rebounds.