Planning on watching today’s Hornets and Rockets game? Catch the action at Toyota Center in Houston, TX, as the Rockets hosts this showdown at 8:00 ET on Spac. The over/under line for this matchup is currently at 223 points, and the Rockets are favored to win at home against the Hornets.
CHARLOTTE HORNETS VS HOUSTON ROCKETS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Houston Rockets -2
This game will be played at Toyota Center at 8:00 ET on Wednesday, November 1st.
WHY BET THE HOUSTON ROCKETS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 106-103 in favor of the Rockets.
- Our projections have Jalen Green finishing with Jalen Green points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists.
- From the field, we have the Rockets finishing with a field goal percentage of 48.8% and knocking down 11 threes.
Can the Hornets Lock in a Road Win?
Most recently, the Hornets faced off against the Nets and were defeated with a final score of 133-121. This loss resulted in the Hornets’ overall record becoming 1-2.
Against Brooklyn, the Hornets were led by Terry Rozier, who scored 23 points, and Brandon Miller, who scored 22 points, making Miller the second highest scorer for the team in the game against the Nets.
On offense, Charlotte achieved 8 steals, an effective field goal percentage of 53.1%, and a possessions/pace of 103.17 in their previous game. The Hornets utilized their defensive pressure, shooting efficiency, and fast-paced style of play to secure the victory.
Defensively, the Hornets achieved 8 steals, 31 defensive rebounds, and allowed 133 points in their most recent game. Additionally, they forced 9 turnovers and blocked 5 shots.
Can the Rockets Pull Off a Home Win?
In their most recent game, the Rockets suffered a defeat by the Warriors with a final score of 106-95, leading to a 0-3 overall record for the Rockets.
Against Golden State, the Rockets were led by Jalen Green, who scored 21 points and became Houston’s top scorer. Following closely behind was Alperen Sengün, the second leading scorer, who contributed 19 points and 5 rebounds.
Offensively, the Houston Rockets had a free throw shooting percentage of 94.7%, a field goal shooting percentage of 37.8%, and a three-point shooting percentage of 27.3% in their most recent game. Additionally, they achieved a two-point field goal percentage of 43.9% and an effective field goal percentage of 42.2%.
On defense vs. the Warriors, the Houston Rockets achieved 7 steals, 32 defensive rebounds, and allowed 106 points. Notably, the Rockets had a 94.7% free throw percentage and forced 7 turnovers.