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It will be a meeting between the league's top two scoring offenses when the Portland Trail Blazers (106.2 PPG) meet the Houston Rockets (107.5 PPG). The Trail Blazers are looking to continue their great season, currently holding an 18-4 record. Over the last 10 games, they have looked great, going 8-2 during that span. Entering the game with a 15-7 record, the Rockets have won their fair share of games. This game will begin at 10:30 pm EST and TNT and CSN-HOU will be providing coverage of the contest.

The Trail Blazers come into today's game after beating Utah, 105-94. With 24 points, LaMarcus Aldridge was the game's high scorer in the game. Meanwhile, the Rockets are coming off a win over the Magic, 98-88. James Harden contributed greatly, accounting for 27 points and 10 assists to claim his second double-double so far this season. This is the second game of the season between these two teams, with the Rockets winning the first matchup, 116-101. With a double-double in that game, Dwight Howard played a big role with 29 points and 13 rebounds.

It figures to be a high-scoring affair as two of the NBA's top offenses get together. Portland ranks first in the NBA in offensive efficiency (109.2), while Houston is third (106.8).


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