Houston Rockets vs Charlotte Hornets – Preview, Tips and Odds

NBA
Houston Rockets
Final
117:122
Charlotte Hornets
Highlights and Stats


Toyota Center in Houston will host the basketball game between the Rockets and Charlotte Hornets, who are set to face off on Wednesday, 18th of January, 09:00 PM EST. The hosts of this upcoming match are 10-34 at the moment and occupy the 15th spot in the standings of the Western Conference, while their next challengers are at #15 in the Eastern Conferencewith 11-34 record.

Houston Rockets vs Charlotte Hornets Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 12-27-2021
TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Houston Rockets
Houston Rockets
29 21 20 29 99
Charlotte Hornets
Charlotte Hornets
33 31 32 27 123

The two teams last met in December, when the Charlotte Hornets recorded a 123-99 win over the Houston Rockets on home floor. The Rockets failed to deal with the talent of Terry Rozier, and he concluded the game as his side’s MVP with 27 points, 5 assists, and 4 rebounds. On the other half of the court, Trevelin Queen was the top performer, concluding with an overall of 17 points and 6 rebounds. This was not enough for his team to steal the victory. The Charlotte Hornets are boasting a better H2H balance across the last five matches against the Houston Rockets, registering four victories while losing once in the process. The teams were responsible for an average of 230.0 points during those five clashes.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team12-27-202111-27-202103-24-202102-08-202103-07-2020
Houston Rockets
Houston Rockets
99146 97 9499
Charlotte Hornets
Charlotte Hornets
123 143122119 108

Houston Rockets Form

*Last 10 Houston Rockets Games - 0:10
01-16-202301-15-202301-13-202301-11-202301-08-202301-05-202301-04-202301-02-202312-31-202212-29-2022
140:132@ Los Angeles Lakers121:100@ Los Angeles Clippers139:114@ Sacramento Kings135:115@ Sacramento Kings96:104vs Minnesota Timberwolves114:131vs Utah Jazz119:108@ New Orleans Pelicans106:111vs Dallas Mavericks88:108vs New York Knicks129:114@ Dallas Mavericks

The Houston Rockets’ most recent game was a 140-132 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday, January 16th. Alperen Sengun scored 33 points, added 15 rebounds, and had six assists, which was not sufficient, and his team lost. Houston as a whole finished the match averaging 49.0% field goals, 74.2% from the foul line, and 36.7% three-pointers. The franchise has a disastrous 0-10 record across its last ten showings and is currently on a run of eleven consecutive defeats. With a 6-14 home record, the team is struggling at the Toyota Center. The Houston Rockets are set to meet the Minnesota Timberwolves away from home in their next match, scheduled for January 21, 2023.

Houston Rockets Averages this Season

  • Points For
    109.60
  • Points Against
    117.50
  • Assits
    22.17
  • Rebounds
    46.69
  • Steals
    7.35
  • Turnovers
    17.02
  • Blocks
    4.60
  • Points Difference
    -7.90

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Houston Rockets Standout Performer

  • Jalen Green

    The franchise's best player this campaign has been Jalen Green. He is leading with 21.5 points, 3.6 assists and 4.3 rebounds per 34.6 minutes spent on the floor.

Houston Rockets Missing Players

NONE

Charlotte Hornets Form

*Last 10 Charlotte Hornets Games - 2:8
01-16-202301-14-202301-12-202301-10-202301-08-202301-06-202301-04-202301-02-202312-31-202212-29-2022
118:130vs Boston Celtics106:122vs Boston Celtics124:114@ Toronto Raptors132:120@ Toronto Raptors116:111@ Indiana Pacers109:138@ Milwaukee Bucks107:131vs Memphis Grizzlies115:121vs Los Angeles Lakers106:123vs Brooklyn Nets121:113vs Oklahoma City Thunder

In their previous game, the Charlotte Hornets met the Boston Celtics on January 16th. They lost 118–130 at their own arena. Jalen McDaniels was the best amongst his teammates, delivering 26 points, 1 dime, and 3 rebounds for 35 minutes of service on the night. The Hornets averaged at a fair 45.6% field goal percentage, a very good 41.9% when shooting from distance, and 76.7% at the free throw line. The team has a 2-8 record across its last ten showings and is currently on a streak of five straight losses. Charlotte holds a 6–18 balance when performing away from home this campaign. The Hornets’ next showing will be against the Atlanta Hawks on January 21, 2023, when they will visit the State Farm Arena.

Charlotte Hornets Averages This Season

  • Points For
    112.20
  • Points Against
    118.90
  • Assits
    24.88
  • Rebounds
    45.42
  • Steals
    7.82
  • Turnovers
    13.96
  • Blocks
    5.16
  • Points Difference
    -6.70

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Charlotte Hornets Standout Performer

  • LaMelo Ball

    LaMelo Ball is the organization's star performer for this term, averaging 24.0 points. He stays 34.8 minutes on court, helps with 8.4 final passes and catches 5.4 rebounds.

Charlotte Hornets Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Houston Rockets
Houston Rockets
31 29 24 33 117
Charlotte Hornets
Charlotte Hornets
36 17 30 39 122
Houston RocketsCharlotte Hornets
  • Score

    117
    122
  • Field Goals Made

    46
    48
  • Field Goals Attempts

    91
    96
  • 3 pts Made

    10
    9
  • 3 pts Attempts

    32
    36
  • Free Throws Made

    15
    17
  • Free Throws Attempts

    20
    25
  • Rebounds Total

    47
    37
  • Rebounds Offence

    12
    11
  • Rebounds Defence

    35
    26
  • Assists

    21
    27
  • Steals

    4
    14
  • Blocks

    5
    10
  • Turnovers

    20
    10
  • Personal Fouls

    22
    20

Player Ratings

Houston Rockets

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
Jalen Green40162466.741040.05683.30557004241+4
Alperen Sengun39101662.5010.044100.057126213424+2
Kenyon Martin Jr.324850.03475.0010.02573000411-11
Eric Gordon3141040.01520.02366.70222114311-21
Jae'Sean Tate241425.0010.022100.0044101154+14
Jabari Smith233742.9030.022100.0055101208+1
Tari Eason1931127.31333.3000325100217-4
Garrison Mathews131425.01425.0000011000013+4
Josh Christopher114666.7010.0000011001208-7
Usman Garuba9010.0000020.0235010120-7

Charlotte Hornets

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
Terry Rozier38112445.831225.011100.002262123260
P.J. Washington3771163.62540.0050.02682330216+9
Jalen McDaniels3561154.5050.00000443512112+13
Mason Plumlee296875.00005683.33691300317-6
Dennis Smith Jr.292825.0020.05683.3112710139-14
Bryce McGowens213475.02366.72366.72243001310+13
LaMelo Ball2041625.02825.033100.01014003113+3
Mark Williams1981080.000011100.01560050317+11
JT Thor111425.0010.0000101100012-4

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