Houston hosts Indiana following Harden’s 47-point game
Houston; Friday, 8 p.m. EST
Houston hosts the Indiana Pacers after James Harden scored 47 points in the Rockets’ 102-93 victory against the Clippers.
Houston finished 53-29 overall with a 31-10 record at home a season ago. The Rockets averaged 8.5 steals, 4.9 blocks and 13.3 turnovers per game last season.
Indiana finished 48-34 overall in the 2018-19 season while going 19-22 on the road. The Pacers averaged 26.0 assists per game on 41.3 made field goals last season.
The matchup Friday is the first meeting of the season for the two teams.