The Houston Rockets (14-7) will host the Los Angeles Lakers (10-13) on Wednesday night. Here is how to watch this Western Conference NBA game online.
There are 10 NBA games on tap for Wednesday, Dec. 7. One of those games happening in the Western Conference will be between the Los Angeles Lakers (10-13) and the Houston Rockets (14-7). Tipoff from the Toyota Center in Houston will be at 8:00 p.m. ET.
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Time Warner will carry the game in the Greater Los Angeles area. Root Sports will have the telecast in Greater Houston. Since this game will not be nationally televised, the available live stream can be found on NBA League Pass, which requires a subscription.
Los Angeles enters play at 10-13 and in ninth place in the Western Conference. The Lakers trail the Golden State Warriors (18-3) by nine games in the Pacific Division standings. Los Angeles has lost three straight games, has gone 3-7 in its last 10, and is 4-8 away from home this season.
Houston enters play at 14-7 on the year and in fourth place in the Western Conference. The Rockets trail the San Antonio Spurs (18-4) by 3.5 games in the Southwest Division standings. Houston has won three straight games, has gone 8-2 in its last 10, and is 5-2 at the Toyota Center this season.
Date: Wednesday, Dec. 7 Time: 8:00 p.m. ET Location: Houston, Texas Venue: Toyota Center TV Info: TWSN, RTSW Live Stream:NBA League Pass
According to OddsShark.com, the Rockets will be laying a whopping 12.5 points at home to the visiting Lakers. The associated moneylines are Houston -1,200 and Los Angeles +825. This game’s over/under comes in at a combined 221 points.
Expect there to be a ton of points scored in this game. Both teams have explosive offenses, but are less than stellar defensively. Look for Houston to keep its winning streak alive by outlasting the Lakers in a high-scoring thriller down in Texas.