Houston Rockets Game Day: Rockets vs. Kings
The last time these two teams met the Rockets were looking to extend their win streak to 3 games in a row. Flash forward to tonight and it’s a deja vu situation.
JB Bickerstaff seems to have found a way to get his troops to work together while also integrating Ty Lawson and defining others roles. Let’s see if they can take advantage of the reeling Kings and keep the streak alive.
Venue: Toyota Center, Houston
Game Time: 8:00 PM EST – 7:00 PM CT
TV: ROOT and CSN-CA
Radio: 790 AM and KHTK Sports 1140 AM
Last season the Rockets swept the Kings
- Omri Casspi
- Willie Caulie Stein
- Sam Dekker – back, will be out 3 months
- Montrezl Harrell – face, day to day
- Dwight Howard – back, sat Friday may play Saturday
- Donatas Motiejunas – day to day
Keys to Winning:
- KEEP IT SIMPLE: It finally appears there is some cohesiveness and chemistry building on offense. Do the fundamental skills (listed below) and it should be enough
- KEEP MOVING: If it ain’t broke don’t fix it. Houston has moved the ball and their personnel better in the 2 wins.
- REBOUND: This continues to be the main key for Houston’s offense to excel while also helping limit their opponents.
- POINTS IN THE PAINT: With the bigs of Sacramento, the Rockets will need to make this a point of emphasis
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The odds makers favor the home town Rockets by 3 points and an over/under of 217 points.
Since Houston have looked better in their past few games let’s stick with what’s working and take the points and the win.
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