The Houston Rockets eliminated the Utah Jazz in Game 5 at the Toyota Center on Wednesday night, and the focus quickly shifted to their opponent in the second-round. While Golden State failed to wrap up their first-round series, as the Los Angeles Clippers forced a Game 6, Rockets center Clint Capela is still hoping the defending champs can take care of business.
Following Houston’s 100-93 victory, James Harden declined to comment on the possibility of facing the Warriors again – but Capela told the media point blank, “That’s what I want.” He added, “I want to face them.”
Chris Paul, who was seated next to Capela, knew that the center’s comments would be the talk of #NBATwitter.
“Look at you,”