Irving scores 42, Nets beat Rockets 118-105 to move to 8th


              Houston Rockets forward Jae'Sean Tate (8) drives against Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) during an NBA basketball game, Tuesday April 5, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
            
              Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant, left, looks to pass the ball over Houston Rockets center Alperen Sengun (28), and forward Jae'Sean Tate (8) during an NBA basketball game, Tuesday April 5, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
            
              Houston Rockets guard Kevin Porter Jr. (3) drives against Brooklyn Nets forward Nic Claxton (33) during an NBA basketball game, Tuesday April 5, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
            
              Houston Rockets guard Garrison Mathews (25) guards Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving (11)  during an NBA basketball game, Tuesday April 5, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
            
              Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving (11) drives around Houston Rockets guard Kevin Porter Jr. (3) during an NBA basketball game, Tuesday April 5, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
Irving scores 42, Nets beat Rockets 118-105 to move to 8th