Chris Paul with 28 points vs his former team

Chris Paul OKC Thunder
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Chris Paul and the Oklahoma City Thunder stunned the Rockets in Houston, handing them their fourth straight loss.

Paul exploded against his former team, scoring a first half career-high 27 points and ending the game with 28 points (9/18 shooting) and eight rebounds.

Despite trailing by as many as 16 points in the fourth quarter, the Thunder beat the Rockets 107-112, thanks to a 20-41 run in the final part of the game.

Oklahoma City won the season series against Houston 2-1 and now is at 25-19. For their part, the Rockets have lost five of their last six games and dropped to 26-16.