160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! As long as Tracy McGrady’s back doesn’t give out, he’ll gladly carry the Houston Rockets. McGrady scored 34 points, Juwan Howard made two late jumpers and the getting-healthier-by-the day Houston Rockets got their second straight quality road win, 90-81 over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday night. McGrady surpassed 30 points for the fourth game in a row as the Rockets, who are without center Yao Ming and have been beaten, bruised and battered with injuries all season, followed up a win at Washington by handing the Cavaliers just their fourth loss in 17 home games. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORECoach Doc Rivers a “fan” from way back of Jazz’s Jordan Clarkson Derek Fisher made two free throws with 1:46 left to get Golden State within 91-89, before Jackson scored and was fouled on the other end but missed a free throw. McGrady outdueled LeBron James, who had 32 points, nine rebounds and five assists but couldn’t prevent Cleveland from falling to 1-1 since learning that guard Larry Hughes could miss two months with a broken finger. Pacers 99, Warriors 89 : Stephen Jackson had 27 points, five rebounds and three assists and Indiana jumped to a quick lead it nearly relinquished in the waning moments of a victory over Golden State.