2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
40-24, 1st in Southwest
D'Antoni not worried about his age coaching in Orlando (1:23)
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22hAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Rockets' Sefolosha opts out of restart

Houston Rockets forward Thabo Sefolosha, who plays a key role defensively for the team, has opted out of the NBA's restart to the season, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Adrian Wojnarowski Senior NBA Insider 

Houston Rockets F Thabo Sefolosha is opting-out of NBA's Orlando restart, sources tell ESPN.

Why Jay Williams thinks Rockets rather face the Lakers than Clippers (2:22)
Hart crashes Westbrook's workout (0:23)

The Hoop Collective: A Hitch In The NBA's Return Plans

With some players openly expressing their concerns with the NBA's return plans, Brian Windhorst, Tim Bontemps and Dave McMenamin talk about the impact of such comments and how they will be received around the league. Plus, the guys discuss players they're excited to watch next month (27:07) and how winning a championship this season would affect LeBron's legacy (35:05).

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19dTim MacMahon

Rockets' Rivers: We can help fund BLM by playing

Houston Rockets guard Austin Rivers made the case on Instagram that NBA players earning their salaries would allow them to financially aid the cause while continuing to devote time and energy to the movement.

Who's most to blame for James Harden not winning an NBA title? (1:22)
Westbrook calls for unity at Compton protest (0:59)

The Hoop Collective: Life Inside The NBA Bubble

While the NBA players await the protocol that outlines the rules and regulations of life inside the bubble, Brian Windhorst, Bobby Marks and Disney aficionado Royce Young discuss what questions remain and how challenging life down in Orlando could be.


ESPN Daily: How Some NBA Teams Will Fare Upon Returning In Late July

The NBA is finally set to return in July, and players and owners have agreed on a format for the comeback. But which teams actually stand to benefit from the standings, what's the fate of those facing play-in games, and where does the draft lottery come into play? ESPN basketball insider Zach Lowe (and host of "The Lowe Post" podcast) explains what's at stake in the East and West. Plus, which bubble teams could make it in, and whether this year's NBA champion deserves an asterisk due to the weirdness of the season.

The top on-court storylines in the Western Conference (1:43)
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28dTim Bontemps

Silver: Older coaches could be sidelined in return

Adam Silver, in an appearance on TNT's "Inside the NBA" Thursday night, said there is a chance that older NBA head coaches won't be able to be on the bench when the league resumes play due to concerns about the coronavirus.

Older coaches pushing back at Silver's comments (1:39)
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Fertitta: Protests are 'what makes America great'

Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta said he encourages his employees to speak out on issues such as racial injustice and "loves" the protests happening across the country.

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Sefolosha on Floyd's death: 'Could have been me'

Thabo Sefolosha knows what it's like to be a black man, on the ground, surrounded by police officers. "I was just horrified by what I saw," Sefolosha said. "That could have been me."

Does Harden's weight loss change expectations for Rockets? (2:12)

The Hoop Collective: How To Structure The NBA's Return To Action

With multiple return-to-play proposals on the table, Brian Windhorst, Jackie MacMullan and Tim MacMahon discuss the feasibility of these options, as well as the NBA's real motivations behind each plan. Plus, the crew identifies the teams who could benefit the most from this extended layoff (33:50).

Team Stats

Points Per Game118.12nd
Rebounds Per Game44.914th
Assists Per Game21.529th
Points Allowed114.422nd

Team History