Los Angeles Clippers vs. Houston Rockets NBA game will begin at 5 p.m. PT on March 29, 2014. The Clippers will be visiting the Rockets at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Information on how to watch the game on live stream can be found below.
The Rockets (49-22), who have won five games in a row and are currently in fourth place in Western Conference, will aim for a 12th straight home victory, which will tie them with the Pacific-Division No. 1 team Los Angeles Clippers (51-22) for third place in the Western Conference on Saturday night.
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard has returned Thursday in a 120-98 home win over the Philadelphia 76ers after missing three with a left ankle sprain.
Meanwhile, Jeremy Lin will be the starting point guard beginning tonight's game as Patrick Beverly has a torn meniscus in his right knee as revealed in an MRI Friday and he will mostly be out for the season.
The Clippers have won eight of the past nine meetings against Rockets, including three wins by an average of 13.3 points this season, according to NBA.com. However, the Rockets have won by an average of 14.6 points during their home win streak.
Clippers' All-Star point guard Chris Paul had 23 points and a season-high 17 assists in a 137-118 win over Houston on Nov. 4. Then, Blake Griffin put up 23 points and 16 rebounds, while Rockets' Howard countered with 23 and 11 in the Clippers' 101-93 home win on Feb. 26.
Tonight's highlight features Jeremy Lin who caused the global phenomenon of Linsanity, paired with All-Stars James Harden and Dwight Howard, which is definitely an interest to many fans. Meanwhile, Clippers' Chris Paul, defending MVP, will continue to be the center of focus for many NBA fans.