Houston Rockets (51-28) vs. New York Knicks (15-63), Apr. 5, 2019, 7:00 p.m. CDT
Location: Toyota Center Houston, TX
TV: AT&T Sports Southwest
Radio: KBME 790 AM/KEYH 850 AM (Spanish)/KNTE 101.7 FM (Spanish)/Streaming on Rockets App
Online: Rockets App
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Projected Starting Lineups
Rockets: Chris Paul, James Harden, Eric Gordon, P.J. Tucker, Clint Capela
Knicks: Mario Hezonja, Damyean Dotson, Kevin Knox, Noah Vonleh, Mitchell Robinson
While seeking their fifth straight victory, this will be the Rockets second and final meeting of the season against the Knicks. In their last match-up, the Rockets came away with a 114-110 victory over the Knicks in the Big Apple. In a surprising and competitive game, it took a career-high 61 points from James Harden to push the Rockets over the top.
According to Kelly Iko of The Athletic, the Rockets will be without head coach Mike D’Antoni, who is out due to the stomach flu. Although the Rockets will take the court without their head coach, Houston should not have anything to worry about. Dating back to the 2004-05 season, the Rockets have won 25 of their last 27 games against the Knicks.
Mike D’Antoni is out tonight with the stomach flu. Rest of the roster is available.— Kelly Iko (@KellyIkoNBA) April 5, 2019
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