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The Heat (9-13) are coming off a loss to the Warriors (13-5) and have lost five of their past six.
James is averaging 31.0 points and shooting 58.9 percent in his last six games.
Watch Rockets coach Kevin McHale’s team make the most of the last-second lead.
“I feel good about it, I feel like we’re in a great place,” James said.
“The guys have been great.
I feel really good about our guys’ mindset, and it’s just an awesome atmosphere.
It’s like a high school reunion.”
The Rockets led 51-42 at halftime but lost by 17 with 8:37 left.
The Warriors were up 47-45 by halftime and then scored six straight to pull within three.
The Rockets missed all three 3-pointers they attempted.
“It was kind of the same game at the end,” James’ teammate Chandler Parsons said.
“(The Heat) were out-coached, they were out coached and we just couldn’t get it done.
I don’t know how we can beat them.”
The Heat are 2-7 since James returned from a broken right ankle and were outscored 28-6 in the fourth quarter in a loss at Dallas on Nov. 13.
The Grizzlies had won five straight and five of six before Monday’s game.
James had 18 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists in the win.
He had scored 30 points in the last three games against the Rockets.
Memphis won 105-83 on Jan. 23.