52-19
27-9 Away
September 10
Final
110:100
1 2 3 4 T
LAL 26 31 29 24 110
HOU 22 19 29 30 100
44-28
24-12 Home
67%
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NBA Preview: Rockets vs. Lakers

Home: Houston Rockets (44-28)

Away: Los Angeles Lakers (52-19)

Arena:

ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

When does the game start?

Thursday at 7:00 PM ET

Broadcast:

TNT

Anthony Davis will lead Los Angeles against James Harden and Houston on Thursday.
In their last game the Lakers were victorious against Houston, 112-102. LeBron James led the way, scoring 36 points while chipping in seven rebounds and five assists.
The Rockets are coming off a loss to Los Angeles. James Harden led them in scoring with 33 points while also contributing nine rebounds and nine assists.

Lakers Stat Leaders

Scoring: Anthony Davis, 26.1 ppg

Rebounds: Anthony Davis, 9.3 rpg

Assists: LeBron James, 10.2 apg

Overview: Anthony Davis powers the Lakers offense, Davis posted a line of 26.1 points, 9.3 rebounds and 3.2 assists during the season. LeBron James is another player who figures to make an impact for Los Angeles, James averaged 25.3 points, 7.8 rebounds and 10.2 assists on the year.

Rockets Stat Leaders

Scoring: James Harden, 34.3 ppg

Rebounds: Russell Westbrook, 7.9 rpg

Assists: James Harden, 7.5 apg

Overview: The Rockets biggest impact player on offense is James Harden who averaged 34.3 points, 6.6 rebounds and 7.5 assists during the regular season. Russell Westbrook is another player who figures to make an impact for Houston, Westbrook averaged 27.2 points, 7.9 rebounds and 1.6 steals on the year.

Season Stats Comparison


Rockets vs. Lakers season stats comparison.
Los Angeles Lakers Houston Rockets
113.5 Points 116.8
107.6 Points Against 112.3
61% Points In Paint Pct 58%
48% Field Goals Pct 45%
35% Three Points Pct 35%
73% Free Throws Pct 79%
45.7 Rebounds 43.9
25.4 Assists 21.6
129.9 Efficiency 120.6
14.6 Turnovers 14
39 Bench Points 27.9

Previous Results (Regular Season)

  • Aug 6, 2020 - Rockets 113 vs. Lakers 97
  • Feb 6, 2020 - Lakers 111 vs. Rockets 121
  • Jan 18, 2020 - Rockets 115 vs. Lakers 124
  • Feb 21, 2019 - Lakers 111 vs. Rockets 106
  • Dec 13, 2018 - Rockets 126 vs. Lakers 111
  • Oct 20, 2018 - Lakers 115 vs. Rockets 124
  • Team Records
      LAL HOU  
    64-22
    All
    49-35
    32-12
    Home
    28-14
    32-10
    Away
    21-21
    57-20
    as Fav
    41-27
    7-2
    as Dog
    8-8
    45-39
    ATS
    37-46
    22-21
    ATS Home
    20-22
    23-18
    ATS Away
    17-24
    41-45
    O/U
    32-50
    19-25
    O/U Home
    15-26
    22-20
    O/U Away
    17-24
    Leaders
    Points
    James Photo
    Los Angeles Lakers
    1698
    Harden Photo
    Houston Rockets
    2335
    Rebounds
    Davis Photo
    Los Angeles Lakers
    577
    Tucker Photo
    Houston Rockets
    476
    Assists
    James Photo
    Los Angeles Lakers
    684
    Harden Photo
    Houston Rockets
    512
    Last 5 Games
    Lakers
    Date Opp Result
    09/26 vs
    Nuggets logo
    DEN
    W 107-117
    09/24 @
    Nuggets logo
    DEN
    W 114-108
    09/22 @
    Nuggets logo
    DEN
    L 106-114
    09/20 vs
    Nuggets logo
    DEN
    W 103-105
    09/18 vs
    Nuggets logo
    DEN
    W 114-126
    Rockets
    Date Opp Result
    09/12 @
    Lakers logo
    LAL
    L 96-119
    09/10 vs
    Lakers logo
    LAL
    L 110-100
    09/08 vs
    Lakers logo
    LAL
    L 112-102
    09/06 @
    Lakers logo
    LAL
    L 109-117
    09/04 @
    Lakers logo
    LAL
    W 112-97