Jeremy Lin had a pretty good outing in his Houston Rockets debut on Wednesday, a 105-96 win at Detroit, scoring 12 points with 8 assists and notching a plus/minus of +23. He was overshadowed, however, by another Houston newcomer, James Harden, who played a more or less perfect game: 37 points, 12 assists, 6 rebounds, 4 steals. That’s a max-contract player for you.
Thanks to these two, Houston has reason to be excited about this NBA season, and many more to come. Next Media Animation, recognizing this, came up with the above animation, which deserves to be highlighted for this GIF: