2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
57-14, 1st in Southwest
Harden lobs one up for Capela (0:21)
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5hTim MacMahon

Rockets' D'Antoni to sit 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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2dTim 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.

CP3 calls MVP race for Harden not even close (1:03)
Harden scorches Trail Blazers for 42 (0:53)
Blazers' comeback comes up short (0:54)
Rockets end Blazers' win streak (1:40)
CP3 brings down game-sealing rebound (0:38)
Harden hits from deep twice to go over 40 points (0:31)
Harden speeds past Lillard for layup (0:18)
Harden connects with Capela for slam (0:17)
Harden shows off nice moves on step-back 3 (0:18)
Aminu is hot early from behind the arc (0:19)
Harden's nice bounce pass sets up Mbah a Moute (0:16)
How do the Rockets break Blazers' streak? (1:49)

Team Stats

Points Per Game113.72nd
Rebounds Per Game43.417th
Assists Per Game21.724th
Points Allowed104.811th

Team History