Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder odds, injury report, starters - November 26

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The Houston Rockets face the Oklahoma City Thunder at home on Saturday, November 26. The Rockets beat the Atlanta Hawks in a thrilling comeback on Friday, November 25 to move to 4-14 on the season. 

The Thunder won 123-119 Friday night in overtime against the Chicago Bulls to move to 8-11. These are the odds, injury reports, and starters for the Rockets vs Thunder’ November 26 matchup.

Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder odds

Wynnbet has the Rockets as +2.5 underdogs against the Thunder. The over/under for total points is 231.5 points. The Rockets’ over/under for points is 114.5, and the Thunder’s over/under for points is 116.5. ESPN analytics gives the Rockets a 50.9% chance to win the game. It’s the first time this season the Rockets have been favored to win a game by ESPN analytics. 

Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder injury report

Eric Gordon and Alperen Sengun are listed as day-to-day. The pair missed last night’s game against the Hawks with groin injuries. Jae’Sean Tate is out with an ankle injury that will keep him out for a few more weeks. 

Thunder center Mike Muscala is out with a broken pinky, and Chet Holmgren, the second overall pick in the 2022 draft, is out for the season with a Linsfranc injury.

Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder starters

The Rockets started Jalen Green, Kenyon Martin Jr., Bruno Fernando, Jabari Smith Jr., and Kevin Porter Jr. Friday against the Hawks. Sengun and Gordon, who are listed as day-to-day, have usually started in the place of Fernando and Martin. As the second night of a back-to-back, the Rockets and Thunder may opt to rest some players.

The Thunder started Jalen Williams, Aleksej Pokusevski, Lu Dort, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, and Josh Giddey against the Bulls. The Thunder have rotated their starting unit throughout the season, but Gilgeous-Alexander, Dort, and Giddey have all started when healthy, and Pokusevski has recently become a consistent starter.

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Game odds refresh periodically and are subject to change.

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