Here is what you need to know about the Denver Nuggets vs Houston Rockets Live Stream. The Nuggets are currently the seventh seed in the Western Conference with a tied record of four wins and losses following the match against the Memphis Grizzlies. The Nuggets have lost two back to back matches against the Grizzlies.
The Rockets have lost six straight games now placing them 14th in the West. They have won only one game out of the eight played. Here is a preview of the upcoming game.
Denver Nuggets vs Houston Rockets Game Preview
The Nuggets were not so great against the Grizzlies shooting poorly from beyond arc. In that two game stretch, they shot a total of 26.1% from three making 17 out of 65 attempts. This year the Nuggets are faring much lesser from the arc at 30% as opposed to a decent 37% last year. During their second bout the Nuggets maintained a close score through but the Grizzlies defense against them stopped them from sending the game to overtime. Nikola Jokic has 34 points with 11 rebounds and 5 assists with 11-20 in shooting. Will Barton had also helped the team with a good 26 points, 7 assists and 3 rebounds.
The Rockets have now lost six games consecutively following their game against the Phoenix Suns (123-111, Suns). Despite keeping it almost neck and neck statistically, the Suns were simply better in translating their shots into points. The Rockets lack of defense during that game was a big contributor towards that loss. Christian Wood had 18 points, 15 rebounds and 5 assists. Kevin Porter Jr. led the team with 20 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists.
The injury report for the Denver Nuggets has listed:
Vlatko Cancar (Hip Injury)-Out
Jamal Murray (Knee Injury)-Out
The injury report for the Houston Rockets has listed:
Daniel Theis (Day to Day)-Out
Danuel House (Ankle Injury)-Out
John Wall – Out
Predicted Starting Lineups
The predicted starting lineup for the Denver Nuggets:
G – Monte Morris, G – Will Barton, F – Michael Porter Jr., F – Aaron Gordon, C – Nikola Jokic
The predicted starting lineup for the Houston Rockets:
G – Kevin Porter Jr., G – Jalen Green, F – Jae’Sean Tate, F – Kenyon Martin, C – Christian Wood
Schedule for Denver Nuggets vs Houston Rockets Live Stream
The timings for the match
Denver Nuggets vs Houston Rockets Live Stream will be broadcast at different times in different Time zones.
Platforms for the Live Stream:
The fans can watch the match on NBA League Pass. The fans living in other countries can refer to the channels mentioned below to watch Denver Nuggets vs Houston Rockets Live Stream.
ESPN, Sling TV, FuboTV
FuboTV, NBA League Pass, SKY
ESPN, NBA TV, Foxtel
NBA League Pass
Denver Nuggets vs Houston Rockets Prediction
The Nuggets have the upper hand coming into this game regardless of their inability to shoot in their past few games. They have the reigning MVP on their team who has a jumper that allows him to score over most defenders. The Rockets’ lack proper defense which would play out well for their upcoming opponent.
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