Denver Nuggets at Houston Rockets tonight, Mar. 20.
The Denver Nuggets play the Houston Rockets — to whom they just lost a close one at home — tonight at 6 p.m. The Portland Trail Blazers, meanwhile, beat the Miami Heat Sunday afternoon on the strength of Damian Lillard’s 49-point game, moving Portland even closer to overtaking Denver for the eighth and final playoff spot in the West.
Game thread: Rockets vs. Nuggets
The Rockets are back at the Toyota Center tonight for a home-and-home against the shiny, gold Nuggets of Denver. As coincidental as it is for a team named the Nuggets to be associated with possibly the biggest pot tourism city in the country, the name actually comes from the 19th-century gold rush in the state of Colorado and the gold nuggets that were panned from local rivers, streams and creeks
Rockets Take on Nuggets in Houston: Game Preview
After beating the Nuggets in Denver on Saturday night, the Houston Rockets will now turn around and host them at the Toyota Center tonight.
It seems like the NBA schedulers have been giving the Houston Rockets a lot of home-and-homes lately. They’ve already played the same team in twice in a row on two separate occasions this season, and that doesn’t include the situation with the Nuggets tonight. Additionally, they have a similar instance later this month when they play the Warriors twice in four days
Rockets' James Harden does not want to sit out
Rockets guard James Harden said he has had no issues in the days following his hard fall in Denver on Saturday, but his left wrist was wrapped for Monday's shootaround.
Preview: Denver Nuggets vs. Houston Rockets - again
The NBA schedule makers are messing with the Denver Nuggets by having them face the same foes multiple times down the stretch. From March 18th til the end of the season they will have played the Oklahoma City Thunder twice, the New Orleans Pelicans three times, and the Houston Rockets three times as well. Tonight is #2 against the Rockets after just losing to them 109-105 on Saturday.