Usman Garuba

Usman Garuba

Height/Weight: 6' 8"/229 lbs
Born: Mardrid, Spain
Draft: 2021 1st round (23rd pick) by the

    Game Recap: Rockets 118, Kings 112

    The Rockets defeated the Kings, 118-112. Christian Wood led the way for the Rockets with 23 points, 14 rebounds and three assists, while Jalen Green added 15 points, five rebounds and four assists in the victory. Buddy Hield led all scorers with 27 points and four steals for the Kings in the losing effort. The Rockets improve to 13-32 on the season, while the Kings fall to 18-28.

  • The Canadian Press

    Gordon's late basket helps Rockets hold off Kings 118-112

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Christian Wood had 23 points and 14 rebounds, Eric Gordon made a clutch bucket with 12.5 seconds remaining and the Houston Rockets held off the Sacramento Kings 118-112 on Sunday night. Kevin Porter Jr. added 23 points and seven assists for the Rockets. Garrison Mathews scored 17, while Eric Gordon and Jalen Green had 15 points apiece. “We were ready to play tonight,” Rockets coach Stephen Silas said. “We’re not a playoff team yet but when we are this is what it’s going


    Jalen Green with a dunk vs the Sacramento Kings

    Jalen Green (Houston Rockets) with a dunk vs the Sacramento Kings, 01/16/2022