Rockets Vs. Lakers: Home Opener History

Lakers Nation
Rockets Vs. Lakers: Home Opener History
Rockets Vs. Lakers: Home Opener History

As the NBA is set to release the full 2018-19 regular season schedule, LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers already know will open the campaign against the Portland Trail Blazers at the Moda Center on Thursday, Oct. 18. Two days later, it will be LeBron James' highly-anticipated home opener against James Harden, Chris Paul and the Houston Rockets. Despite James being heavily linked with the Rockets, he ultimately signed a four-year, $153 million contract with the Lakers in free agency. As the two teams are looking to dethrone the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors, the game will serve as an early measuring stick. While some fans were hoping the Lakers would face Paul George

What to Read Next