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Game thread: Rockets vs. Clippers

Game thread: Rockets vs. Clippers

Houston looks to get back in the win column tonight against the Clippers. Well, with the win streak over, it’s a perfect time for the Rockets to start another one, as they take on a shorthanded Clippers squad in the final contest of a seven-game home stand. The Clips are without Patrick Beverley, Blake Griffin, Danilo Gallinari and Wesley Johnson, meaning the majority of their regular starting lineup is not playing. The Rockets, however, are almost matching that, with Chris Paul, Clint Capela, and Luc Mbah a Moute also sitting. It’s probably a wise move with a Christmas Day National TV...
The Dream Shake Dec 22, 2017
Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Clippers game preview

Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Clippers game preview

I miss Patrick Beverley. It’s a shame that he’s injured and will miss the rest of the season. The Rockets will also not face Blake Griffin, Wesley Johnson, or Danilo Gallinari. How injured are the Clippers? They are playing guys I’ve never heard of. I write previews all the time. I know most of the end-of-the-bench guys in the NBA from their time in college or as journeymen around the league. Some guy named C.J. Williams started for them the other night against Phoenix. He’s a 27-year-old rookie. That would be crazy enough, except they have a second 27-year-old rookie starter...

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