Game #54: Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Andrew Richardson-USA TODAY Spor

Tonight thousands of bitter bandwagon fans will spend hundreds of dollars piling into a stadium and booing a player who made a business decision that was in his best interest. If it was not already obvious allow me to be more clear: I do not like the Lakers. Go Rockets.

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2013/14 NBA Preseason
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(36-17)
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(18-35)

February 19th, 2014
Staples Center
9:30 PM CST
ESPN, CSN Houston
Starting Lineups
Patrick Beverley
PG Kendall Marshall
James Harden SG Wesley Johnson
Chandler Parsons SF Ryan Kelly
Terrence Jones PF Shawne Williams
Dwight Howard
C Chris Kaman
2013/14 Advanced Stats
95.6 (8th of 30) Pace 97.3 (2nd of 30)
109.7 (6th of 30) ORtg 103.1 (22nd of 30)
105.5 (13th of 30) DRtg 108.4 (24th of 30)

Also see: Silver Screen and Roll

Injuries:

Ronnie Brewer: sprained ankle, out tonight

Kobe Bryant: left tibial plateau fracture, out indefinitely and recovering slowly

Jordan Farmar: strained left hamstring/calf, doubtful for tonight

Pau Gasol: strained right groin, out for two weeks

Xavier Henry: strained right knee, out indefinitely

Jodie Meeks: sprained right ankle, probable tonight

Steve Nash: nerve irritation in lower back/left hamstring, doubtful tonight

Nick Young: non-displaced fracture/bone bruise in left knee, out two weeks

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