The Houston Rockets face the Los Angeles Clippers at home on Wednesday, November 2. The Rockets lost to the Los Angeles Clippers 93-95 on Monday, October 31 to drop to 1-7 on the season.
The Clippers eeked out a victory with late-game heroics from Paul George. The Rockets had a chance to tie or win the game on the last shot of the game, but Eric Gordon failed to convert the game-tying shot. These are the odds, injury reports, and starters for the Rockets vs Clippers’ November 2 matchup.
Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Clippers odds
Wynnbet has the Rockets as +6 underdogs against the Clippers. The over/under for total points is 222.5 points. The Rockets’ over/under for points is 108.5, and the Clippers’ over/under for points is 114.5. ESPN analytics gives the Clippers a 66.2% chance to win the game.
Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Clippers injury report
TyTy Washington is listed as out and has yet to play this season. Bruno Fernando is out with left patellar tendinitis and is expected to be out for the next two to three weeks. Jae’Sean Tate is out with a right ankle injury. It is not expected to be a long-term injury.
The Clippers’ Robert Covington remains out with an illness. Kawhi Leonard is listed as out again as he continues to experience issues with his surgically repaired knee.
Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Clippers starters
The Clippers started Paul George, Reggie Jackson, Luke Kennard, Ivica Zubac, and Marcus Morris Sr. against the Rockets on Monday. The Clippers have had four different starting lineups over their first seven games, so their starting lineup is always a game-time decision. Paul George, Reggie Jackson, and Ivica Zubac have started every game, but with Jackson’s shooting struggles, John Wall could be in line for his first start of the season.
The Rockets started Jalen Green, Kevin Porter Jr., Alperen Sengun, Jabari Smith Jr., and Eric Gordon Monday against the Clippers. With Tate out, the starting lineup should remain the same, but Kenyon Martin Jr. had an excellent game Monday and could force his way into a start.
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