With Kyrie Irving out today, McHale will look to Prigioni to finish half, get better ball movement, fewer Smith 3s at shot clock buzzer.
Prigioni was cut above his left eye. He's probable to return after getting stitches.
Pablo Prigioni has a left eye laceration (above his left eye). Probable to return - he is getting stitches.
Prigioni got called for the foul AND got an elbow to the left eyebrow area on the play. Looks like it opened up a small gash.
Prigioni hit Anderson right in the elbow with his face. Has to go to the locker room. Anderson going to line.
Another different combination for Rockets. Going with Prigioni, Terry, Brewer, Ariza and Smith. Will be all pick-and-roll for awhile.
Nets lead is down to 3 (46-43) midway through the second quarter. Prigioni has five assists. Harden has six.
Prigioni has been terrific. Don't see traditional point guard play that often anymore.
Pablo Prigioni started the second quarter with a steal, found Brewer on the break for an alleyoop layup. That kicked off a 6-0 Rocket run.
Rockets with a rotation change. Beverley and Prigioni check in to start second quarter. Ariza had been with that group with Brewer at two.
Former Knick Pablo Prigioni checks in and immediately throws an alley-oop pass to Corey Brewer for a layup.
Terry and Harden are coming in for Prigioni and Ariza.
Show de magia en Houston a cargo del ilusionista Pablo Prigioni.
Pablo Prigioni with a no-look, back between his legs pass to Brewer. Gets standing O, started by Rockets owner Leslie Alexander.
Pablo Prigioni with between-the-legs bounce pass to Corey Brewer for a dunk anda 92-86 Rockets lead.
Prigioni gets his first bucket with the Rockets, a breakaway on a Brewer steal, pass. Fans have been pulling for it with each touch.
Prigioni checks in with first subs, along with Brewer, Smith, Dorsey.
Prigioni set to check into the game in the first quarter.
Nick Johnson expected any minute. Would think Prigioni would get any point guard minutes off the Rockets' bench.