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
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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
Houston Rockets Form
01-16-2023 01-15-2023 01-13-2023 01-11-2023 01-08-2023 01-05-2023 01-04-2023 01-02-2023 12-31-2022 12-29-2022 140:132@ Los Angeles Lakers 121:100@ Los Angeles Clippers 139:114@ Sacramento Kings 135:115@ Sacramento Kings 96:104vs Minnesota Timberwolves 114:131vs Utah Jazz 119:108@ New Orleans Pelicans 106:111vs Dallas Mavericks 88:108vs New York Knicks 129:114@ 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 For109.60
- Points Against117.50
- Points Difference-7.90
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Houston Rockets Standout Performer
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
Charlotte Hornets Form
01-16-2023 01-14-2023 01-12-2023 01-10-2023 01-08-2023 01-06-2023 01-04-2023 01-02-2023 12-31-2022 12-29-2022 118:130vs Boston Celtics 106:122vs Boston Celtics 124:114@ Toronto Raptors 132:120@ Toronto Raptors 116:111@ Indiana Pacers 109:138@ Milwaukee Bucks 107:131vs Memphis Grizzlies 115:121vs Los Angeles Lakers 106:123vs Brooklyn Nets 121:113vs 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 For112.20
- Points Against118.90
- Points Difference-6.70
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Charlotte Hornets Standout Performer
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
Field Goals Made4648
Field Goals Attempts9196
3 pts Made109
3 pts Attempts3236
Free Throws Made1517
Free Throws Attempts2025
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