Boozer leads Jazz to Game 7 victory over Rockets
Houston, TX (Sports Network) – Carlos Boozer poured in 35 points and ripped
down 14 rebounds and Andrei Kirilenko hit two huge free throws with just 1.7
seconds remaining as the Utah Jazz held off the Houston Rockets in Game 7,
103-99, to advance to the Western Conference semifinals.
Utah moves on to face the eighth-seeded Golden State Warriors, who are coming
off an upset of the top-seeded Dallas Mavericks
Deron Williams scored 20 points dished out 14 assists and Mehmet Okur had 16
points and 11 boards for the Jazz, who advanced past the first round for the
first time since 2000.
Tracy McGrady scored 29 points and had 13 assists for the Rockets, but his
playoff woes continued as he fell to 0-6 in first round playoff series in his
Yao Ming also scored 29 points for Houston, which has not won a playoff series