This will be the first meeting between the teams this season. The Rockets will attempt to continue their momentum with 4 wins in their last 5 games. The Rockets are coming off a 115-109 home win over the Phoenix Suns.
Ben McLemore had a solid night with 27 points (10-of-15 FG) on 5 threes. Russell Westbrook had a triple-double with 24 points (10-of-18 shooting), 11 assists and 14 rebounds. James Harden had another huge offensive performance with 34 points (8-of-27 shooting) and 6 rebounds.
The Kings are coming off a 110-106 home win over the Dallas Mavericks. Nemanja Bjelica was instrumental in the winning effort with 30 points (13-of-18 from the field) and 7 rebounds. The matchup between Russell Westbrook and Buddy Hield will be one of the most interesting things to watch out for in this game.
Both teams will be featuring their full lineups with no crucial players sitting out the contest. The Kings will be going on just one day of rest between this game and their previous matchup. The Rockets are a much better free throw shooting team, leading the league in free throws made, while Sacramento comes in at just 28th. Get Rockets vs Kings tickets at TickPick!