2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
58-14, 1st in Southwest
Capela denies Davis' layup attempts (0:15)
Harden feeds Capela for three early dunks (0:32)

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockets PG Chris Paul (left hamstring soreness) will not play tonight against the Pelicans. "Maybe tomorrow" against the Hawks, coach Mike D'Antoni said.

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Rondo out Sat. vs. Rockets with sprained wrist

Pelicans guard Rajon Rondo won't play Saturday against the Rockets due to a sprained right wrist, while forward Nikola Mirotic is questionable with an injured right hip flexor.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

The Rockets are releasing center Brandan Wright, according to a source. Wright played only one game after signing with Houston following a buyout from the Grizzlies and recently underwent arthroscopic knee surgery.

Kellerman likes Rockets chances in the West (0:49)
Harden makes big defensive stop in OT (0:16)
Harden gets big and-1 floater to go (0:19)
CP3 a fan of Rockets' ball movement (0:19)
Anderson drills off-balance and-1 jumper (0:22)
Harden lobs one up for Capela (0:21)
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2dTim MacMahon

Rockets' D'Antoni sits CP3 vs. Pistons for rest

The Rockets will rest star guard Chris Paul on Thursday night against the Detroit Pistons primarily as a precautionary measure, Houston coach Mike D'Antoni said before the game.

Max and Stephen A. split on LeBron, Harden for MVP (2:15)

The Lab deep dives on the Jazz

This week in The Lab, we discuss the Jazz and their impressive re-build project this season, ask once again how legit the Rockets are, break down the problems in OKC and more.

Nichols: 'MVP conversation is closed' (2:55)
Stephen A. calls out Rockets with Ric Flair impression (1:58)
Stephen A. champions Harden's MVP campaign (2:16)
Rockets keep soaring against Trail Blazers (0:56)
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4dTim MacMahon

Harden won't be denied in bid for first MVP

James Harden stared down Damian Lillard and the Blazers and didn't blink, scoring 42 points in again showing he's the NBA's best this season.

Team Stats

Points Per Game113.52nd
Rebounds Per Game43.518th
Assists Per Game21.724th
Points Allowed104.710th

Team History