The Houston Rockets (9 – 19) play host to the New York Knicks (12 – 16) at 8:00pm EST on Thursday 16th December 2021.

Houston are currently 6.5 point underdogs against New York. So far this season the Rockets are 14-12-2 against the spread (ATS) and 6-6-1 ATS when playing at home. The Rockets return to Houston after going 1-2 on their recent road trip.

The visiting Knicks are 11-17 ATS and 7-6 ATS on the road. They’re 2-8 in their last 10 games and are seeking to get back to winning ways after suffering 4 consecutive losses.

Rockets vs Knicks Betting Odds

Rockets Spread-6.5
Knicks Spread+6.5
Over/UnderTBC
Time8:00pm EST
TVNBA TV
Odds via Stake.com. Get the latest NBA odds here.
  • The Rockets are 8-2 in their last 10 games.
  • Houston are 14-11-2 ATS and 6-6-1 ATS at home.
  • Totals have gone under in 14 of the Rockets’ 27 games
  • The Knicks are 2-8 in their last 10 games.
  • New York are 11-17-0 ATS and 7-6-0 ATS on the road.
  • Totals have gone under in 16 of the Knicks’ 28 games

Rockets and Knicks Head to Head

  • Nov 20, 2021: Houston Rockets 99 @ New York Knicks 106

Rockets vs. Knicks Team Statistics

Rockets vs. Knicks Team Statistics
Houston Rockets team logoStatistics New York Knicks team logo
106.9 18thPoints Per Game105.8 22nd
44.8% 21stField Goal %43.8% 24th
34.5% 18th3PT %36% 9th
44.3% 21stRebounds45.3% 13th
23.1% 16thAssists21.5% 27th
17.5% 30thTurnovers13.9% 14th
7.1% 24thSteals7% 26th
5.1% 12thBlocks5.5% 7th
20.6% 29thFouls18.9% 11th

Rockets vs. Knicks Injury Report

Houston Rockets Injuries

PlayerPositionInjuryStatus
Eric GordonSGGroinExpected to be out until at least Dec 16
Jalen GreenSGHamstringExpected to be out until at least Dec 20
Kevin PorterPGThighExpected to be out until at least Dec 16
Christian WoodPFKneeGame Time Decision
Danuel House Jr.SFAnkleExpected to be out until at least Dec 16
John WallPGNot Injury RelatedExpected to be out until at least Mar 1

New York Knicks Injuries

PlayerPositionInjuryStatus
Quentin GrimesSGCovid-19Expected to be out until at least Dec 16
Luka SamanicPFFootGame Time Decision
Obi ToppinPFCovid-19Expected to be out until at least Dec 16
R.J. BarrettSFCovid-19Expected to be out until at least Dec 16

Key players to watch

Houston Rockets Key Player

Kevin Porter Jr. 12.8 ppg, 5.8 apg, 4.4 rpg

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New York Knicks Key Player

Julius Randle 19.8 ppg, 5.2 apg, 9.8 rpg

The Houston Rockets are hosting the New York Knicks at 8:00pm EST on Thursday 16th December 2021.

The Rockets vs Knicks game is available on NBA TV.

Tonight’s NBA game between the Houston Rockets and New York Knicks is at 8:00pm EST.

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A game-time decision will be made. Christian Wood is dealing with an injury to the Knee.

A game-time decision will be made. Luka Samanic is dealing with an injury to the Foot.

Eric Gordon is dealing with an injury to the Groin and is expected to be out until at least dec 16.

Kevin Porter is dealing with an injury to the Thigh and is expected to be out until at least dec 16.

Danuel House Jr. is dealing with an injury to the Ankle and is expected to be out until at least dec 16.

John Wall is dealing with an injury to the Not Injury Related and is expected to be out until at least mar 1.

Quentin Grimes is dealing with an injury to the Covid-19 and is expected to be out until at least dec 16.

Obi Toppin is dealing with an injury to the Covid-19 and is expected to be out until at least dec 16.

R.J. Barrett is dealing with an injury to the Covid-19 and is expected to be out until at least dec 16.

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