IMPACT PLAYER: James Harden, Houston

The Rockets’ wonderful guard scored 34 points, including a game-clinching three-pointer late.

BY THE NUMBERS

8 The Wolves’ place in the Western Conference after Sunday’s loss. No. 9 Clippers are coming to town Tuesday.

4 Times the Wolves fouled Houston on three-point attempts.

0-4 The Wolves vs. the Rockets this season. This was the first loss that wasn't by 18 points.

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