2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
7-9, 4th in Southwest
Wall, Westbrook give their sides of the story after double tech (0:56)
10h
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10hTim MacMahon

Wall, Russ resume trash talk, sparking double T's

An exchange of "basic basketball trash talk" between Houston's John Wall and Washington's Russell Westbrook led to double technical fouls in their first meeting since being traded for each other before training camps opened.

Wall and Beal reunited, as emotions run high in Houston (1:59)
11h
Westbrook, Wall trade trash talk, get double technical (0:57)
12h
John Wall loves Victor Oladipo's 3-pointer (0:24)
12h
Cousins ends mini scoreless drought between Wizards and Rockets (0:21)
11h
Beal, Wall share a quick moment before tip off (0:19)
14h
Wall goes behind the back before dropping in the floater (0:24)
13h
Oladipo with the smooth up-and-under bucket (0:20)
14h
Wall knocks down the falling and-1 bucket (0:19)
14h
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3dTim MacMahon

Cousins flashes past dominance with 28-17 game

DeMarcus Cousins broke out of his early-season slump with a 28-point, 17-rebound, 5-assist night in the Rockets' win over the Mavericks on Saturday.

Kenyon Martin Jr. denies Boban (0:21)
3d
Cousins muscle home rim-shaking dunk (0:16)
3d
Rockets beat Pistons on wild final sequence (0:56)
5d
Eric 'Smash Gordon' welcomes Pistons rookie to the NBA with a big poster slam (0:27)
5d
Gordon finishes strong for and-1 bucket (0:18)
5d
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6dAdrian Wojnarowski and Tim MacMahon

Cavs trade Porter Jr. to Rockets for future 2nd

The Cavaliers have traded Kevin Porter Jr. to the Rockets for a future second-round pick, which, sources told ESPN, is top-55-protected.

Why the Rockets traded for Kevin Porter Jr. (1:13)
4d
6d

The Right Time: Vinnie Goodwill on the Nets' balance, the Warriors & MVP contenders

Bomani Jones and Vinnie Goodwill of Yahoo! Sports discuss the ups and downs of the NBA season thus far (1:00), including the possibility that NBA players will get the COVID-19 vaccine (4:48), the balance of the Nets several games into James Harden’s run with the team, and whether or not Kevin Durant’s game looks any more “fun” than it did in Golden State (22:47). Plus, the performance of the Warriors thus far (41:49), as well as some discussion on the MVP as it relates to Giannis Antetokounmpo, Luka Doncic, and Joel Embiid (49:49).

Team Stats

Points Per Game110.518th
Rebounds Per Game43.9Tied-19th
Assists Per Game22.724th
Points Allowed109.9Tied-12th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2020-2179.438
2019-204428.611
2018-195329.646
2017-186517.793
2016-175527.671