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Warriors-Rockets Preview

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ORACLE Arena will host a showdown between the Golden State Warriors and the Houston Rockets. The Warriors come into the game with a 13-10 record and are on pace to have a very good year. Entering the game with a 15-8 record, the Rockets have won their fair share of games. This game has a start time of 10:30 pm EST and it will be covered by ESPN, CSN-HOU and CSN-BA.

After just getting past the Mavericks, 95-93, the Warriors look for another solid effort. Stephen Curry played a pivotal role, recording 33 points and 10 assists to notch his ninth double-double on the year. The Rockets, meanwhile, are coming off a 111-104 loss against the Trail Blazers. However, Dwight Howard played well, registering his 14th double-double of the year with 32 points and 17 rebounds. This is the second game of the season between these two teams, with the Rockets winning the first matchup, 105-83. James Harden was the game's top overall scorer with 34 points.

From an eFG% perspective, this will be a matchup of two heavyweights. Golden State's elite offense is ranked fourth in the league in that metric at 52.7%, while Houston is fourth-best in the NBA at making opponents miss (47.0%).


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