Houston Rockets

Houston Rockets vs. Portland Trail Blazers

The Portland Trail Blazers try to close out the Houston Rockets in game six on Friday night. The Trail Blazers are -3.5 point favorites over the Rockets with an over/under point total set at 213. The Rockets were able to take care of business in game five by shooting 47.3 percent from the field and getting 21 points from Jeremy Lin off the bench. Game five was probably the first complete game we’ve seen from the Rockets this series, but it’s still tough to ignore their 44.4 percent shooting from the field. That’s about a three percent decrease from the regular season, and James Harden has led the poor shooting charge by knocking down just 34.7 percent of his shots in the first five games. Overall, the Rockets are averaging 114.8 points and are allowing 114.2 points in this series. The Rockets are also 7-12 SU in their last 19 Read More

Houston Rockets vs. Portland Trail Blazers

The Houston Rockets will look to bounce back in game two of the NBA playoffs against the Portland Trail Blazers. The Trail Blazers won game one, 122-120. The Rockets are -6 point favorites over the Trail Blazers with an over/under point total set at 214.5. The Trail Blazers have now won six straight games dating back to the regular season and it’s a streak that pretty much began when LaMarcus Aldridge returned from injury. Speaking of Aldridge, the star power forward scored a career high 46 points in the game one victory. The Trail Blazers have now won 12 of their last 13 games when topping 100 points and are shooting 38.5 percent from three in their last five games. The Trail Blazers are also hitting 80.5 percent of their free throws on the road. The Portland Trail Blazers are 45-38 ATS overall and 26-16 ATS on the road. In Read More

Brooklyn Nets vs. Houston Rockets

The surging Brooklyn Nets play host to James Harden and the visiting Houston Rockets on Tuesday night. The Nets are -3 point favorites over the Rockets with an over/under point total set at 208. Head to head, the Rockets are 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings and 8-2 ATS in the last 10 meetings in Brooklyn while the favorite is 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings. The Nets are 20-8 ATS in their last 28 home games, 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games vs. a team with a winning S.U. record and 12-5 ATS in their last 17 games overall. The Rockets on the other hand are 9-4 ATS in their last 13 games playing on 2 days rest, but just 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of Read More

Golden St. Warriors vs. Houston Rockets

The Houston Rockets look to stay hot tonight when they invade the Oracle Arena and take on the Golden State Warriors. The Warriors are -2.5 point favorites over the Rockets with an over/under point total set at 212.5. The Rockets won seven straight heading into the All-Star break and picked up where they left off last night by trouncing the Lakers by 134-108. James Harden poured in 29 points and 11 assists and Dwight Howard added 20 points but with the Rockets 21 points at halftime and 29 points after three quarters, coach McHale was able to empty the bench and rest all his starters. With the win, Houston improves to 37-17 on the season and 15-10 on the road where they have won their last four. Meanwhile, the Warriors lost three of their five heading into the break but are were able to beat the Kings by 101-92 last Read More

Houston Rockets vs. Portland Trailblazers

The Houston Rockets hope to slow down the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night from the Toyota Center. The Rockets are -2.5 point favorites over the Trailblazers. Head to head, the Trail Blazers are 2-7-1 ATS in the last 10 meetings while the road team is 5-2-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings the favorite is 3-1-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings. The Rockets are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600, 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 home games and 3-7-1 ATS in their last 11 games overall. The Trail Blazers on the other hand are 13-6 ATS in their last 19 road games, 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600 and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. Is it just me or have the Houston Rockets been Read More

Houston Rockets vs. Toronto Raptors

The Houston Rockets hope to turn things around with a visit from the Toronto Raptors on Monday night. The Rockets are -8.5 point favorites over the Pistons with an over/under point total set at 202. Head to head, the Raptors are 4-1-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings and 1-4-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Houston while the home team is 10-1-1 ATS in the last 12 meetings and the underdog is 4-1-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings. The Rockets are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 vs. NBA Atlantic, but just 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 home games vs. a team with a losing road record. The Raptors on the other hand are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 vs. Western Conference, 11-4-1 ATS in their last 16 vs. NBA Southwest, but just 2-6 ATS in Read More

Houston Rockets vs. Phoenix Suns

The Phoenix Suns play host to James Harden and the Houston Rockets on Monday night. The Rockets are -7 point favorites over the Suns with an over/under point total set at 210. Head to head, the Rockets are 7-21 ATS in the last 28 meetings and 2-5 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Phoenix while the underdog is 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings. The Suns are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a SU loss of more than 10 points, but just 4-9 ATS in their last 13 home games vs. a team with a losing road record and 7-18-1 ATS in their last 26 games playing on 1 days rest. The Rockets on the other hand are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 vs. NBA Pacific, but just 3-12-1 ATS in their last 16 road games vs. a team with a losing home record. Read More

Los Angeles Clippers vs. Houston Rockets

The Houston Rockets play host to the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night from the Toyota Center. The Rockets are -1.5 point favorites over the Clippers with an over/under point total set at 205.5. Head to head, the road team is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings and the underdog is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings. The Rockets are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600, 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games vs. a team with a winning road record and 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games vs. a team with a winning S.U. record. The Clippers on the other hand are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games playing on 0 days rest, but just 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning S.U. record and 2-5 ATS in Read More

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Houston Rockets

The Memphis Grizzlies return home to face James Harden and the Houston Rockets from the Toyota Center tonight. The Grizzlies are -5 point favorites over the Rockets with an over/under point total set at 197. Head to head, the Rockets are 0-4 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Memphis while the home team is 6-0 ATS in the last 6 meetings and the favorite is 6-0 ATS in the last 6 meetings. The Grizzlies are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs. Western Conference, 2-6 ATS in their last 8 home games and 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Rockets on the other hand are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600 and 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games vs. a team with a winning S.U. record, but just 1-4 ATS in Read More

Houston Rockets vs. Indiana Pacers

The Houston Rockets and the Indiana Pacers face off on Wednesday in a battle of post-season bound teams. The Rockets are -3 point favorites over the Pacers. The Houston Rockets are in seventh place in the NBA Western Conference standings and while they are anything but a lock to make it they control their own destiny at this point. Houston has won three games in a row, seven of their last 10, and they are just a game behind Golden State for the sixth position in the West. The Rockets are averaging 106.4 points, they shoot 46.3 percent, and they grab 43.1 rebounds per game while defensively they allow 102.7 points and their opponents shoot 45.8 percent. The Rockets are shooting 37 percent from 3-point land and 75.5 percent from the three-point line. James Harden is averaging 26.3 points and 5.8 assists, Chandler Parsons is averaging 15.2 points and 5.4 Read More