How to watch Rockets vs. Nets basketball game
By Scout Staff
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Brooklyn @ Houston
Current Records: Brooklyn 17-7; Houston 7-16
What to Know
The Brooklyn Nets might have tired legs after a game yesterday as they head on the road against the Houston Rockets at 8 p.m. ET Dec. 8 at Toyota Center. The Nets won’t have the home-court advantage, but they do enjoy a 6.5-point advantage in the spread.
Things were close when Brooklyn and the Dallas Mavericks clashed on Tuesday, but Brooklyn ultimately edged out the opposition 102-99. Kudos to the oddsmakers for accurately forecasting both the winner and the close margin. Brooklyn’s point guard James Harden did his thing and almost posted a triple-double on 23 points, 12 dimes, and nine boards.
A well-balanced attack led Houston over the New Orleans Pelicans every single quarter on their way to victory on Sunday. Houston came out on top against New Orleans by a score of 118-108. The Rockets can attribute much of their success to power forward Christian Wood, who shot 5-for-6 from downtown and finished with 23 points and eight rebounds, and shooting guard Eric Gordon, who had 23 points and five assists.
The Nets are now 17-7 while Houston sits at 7-16. Brooklyn is 10-6 after wins this season, Houston 5-1.
How To Watch
- When: Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET
- Where: Toyota Center — Houston, Texas
- TV: ATTSN Southwest
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $47.04
The Nets are a solid 6.5-point favorite against the Rockets, according to the latest NBA odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 6.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
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Houston and Brooklyn both have six wins in their last 12 games.
- Mar 31, 2021 – Brooklyn 120 vs. Houston 108
- Mar 03, 2021 – Brooklyn 132 vs. Houston 114
- Dec 28, 2019 – Houston 108 vs. Brooklyn 98
- Nov 01, 2019 – Brooklyn 123 vs. Houston 116
- Jan 16, 2019 – Brooklyn 145 vs. Houston 142
- Nov 02, 2018 – Houston 119 vs. Brooklyn 111
- Feb 06, 2018 – Houston 123 vs. Brooklyn 113
- Nov 27, 2017 – Houston 117 vs. Brooklyn 103
- Jan 15, 2017 – Houston 137 vs. Brooklyn 112
- Dec 12, 2016 – Houston 122 vs. Brooklyn 118
- Dec 08, 2015 – Brooklyn 110 vs. Houston 105
- Nov 11, 2015 – Brooklyn 106 vs. Houston 98