Rockets play the Warriors on 9-game win streak
Houston; Wednesday, 9:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Houston will try to keep its nine-game win streak going when the Rockets take on Golden State.
The Rockets have gone 24-9 at home. Houston is 39-17 in games when they score 100 or more points.
The Warriors are 27-13 in Western Conference play. Golden State is 45-14 when scoring more than 100 points. The Rockets won the last meeting between these two teams 118-112 on Feb. 23. Eric Gordon led Houston to the win with a 25-point game.
LAST 10 GAMES: Warriors: 4-6, averaging 113.4 points, 45.3 rebounds, 27.1 assists, 7.5 steals and 6.9 blocks per game while shooting 46.1 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 117.4 points on 45.5 percent shooting.
Rockets: 9-1, averaging 112.3 points, 42.2 rebounds, 22.2 assists, 9.4 steals and 4.2 blocks per game while shooting 44.8 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 105.4 points on 44.9 percent shooting.
Rockets Injuries: Isaiah Hartenstein: out (achilles).