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How to Watch Houston Rockets vs. New Orleans Pelicans: Live Stream, TV Channel, Start Time

Dec 1, 2021; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA; Houston Rockets forward Jae'Sean Tate (8) goes up for a shot as Oklahoma City Thunder forward Aleksej Pokusevski (17) and guard Aaron Wiggins (21) looks on during the first half at Paycom Center. Mandatory Credit: Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports

Dec 1, 2021; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA; Houston Rockets forward Jae'Sean Tate (8) goes up for a shot as Oklahoma City Thunder forward Aleksej Pokusevski (17) and guard Aaron Wiggins (21) looks on during the first half at Paycom Center. Mandatory Credit: Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports

The Houston Rockets (6-16) will look to continue a five-game winning streak when they host the New Orleans Pelicans (7-18) on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at Toyota Center. The contest airs at 7:00 PM ET. Hoping to catch this game live? Below, we'll give you all the info you need to watch this matchup, including on FuboTV.

How to Watch Rockets vs. Pelicans

Key Stats for Rockets vs. Pelicans

  • The 103.2 points per game the Pelicans average are 8.8 fewer points than the Rockets give up (112.0).
  • New Orleans is 2-1 when scoring more than 112.0 points.
  • Houston is 2-3 when giving up fewer than 103.2 points.
  • The Rockets put up an average of 104.6 points per game, 5.2 fewer points than the 109.8 the Pelicans allow to opponents.
  • When it scores more than 109.8 points, Houston is 5-2.
  • New Orleans' record is 7-2 when it allows fewer than 104.6 points.
  • This season, the Pelicans have a 42.9% shooting percentage from the field, which is 2.1% lower than the 45.0% of shots the Rockets' opponents have hit.
  • In games New Orleans shoots better than 45.0% from the field, it is 3-3 overall.
  • The Rockets' 43.9% shooting percentage from the field this season is 3.4 percentage points lower than the Pelicans have given up to their opponents (47.3%).
  • Houston has compiled a 4-1 straight up record in games it shoots better than 47.3% from the field.

Pelicans Players to Watch

  • The leader in points and assists for the Pelicans is Brandon Ingram, who scores 21.9 points and distributes 4.7 assists per game.
  • Jonas Valanciunas leads New Orleans in rebounding, pulling down 12.1 boards per game while also scoring 18.6 points a contest.
  • Devonte' Graham makes more threes per game than any other member of the Pelicans, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.7 per contest.
  • The New Orleans steals leader is Herbert Jones, who averages 1.5 takeaways per game, while its blocks leader is Valanciunas, who compiles 0.8 rejections per contest.

Rockets Players to Watch

  • The Rockets' leader in scoring and rebounding is Christian Wood with 16.2 points and 11.3 rebounds per game.
  • Houston's assist leader is Kevin Porter Jr. with 5.8 per game. He also records 12.8 points per game and adds 4.4 rebounds per game.
  • Eric Gordon is reliable from deep and leads the Rockets with 2.3 made threes per game.
  • Houston's leader in steals is Porter (1.3 per game), and its leader in blocks is Wood (1.0 per game).

Pelicans Upcoming Schedule

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

11/26/2021

Jazz

W 98-97

Away

11/27/2021

Jazz

L 127-105

Away

11/29/2021

Clippers

W 123-104

Away

12/1/2021

Mavericks

L 139-107

Home

12/3/2021

Mavericks

W 107-91

Away

12/5/2021

Rockets

-

Away

12/8/2021

Nuggets

-

Home

12/10/2021

Pistons

-

Home

12/12/2021

Spurs

-

Away

12/15/2021

Thunder

-

Away

12/17/2021

Bucks

-

Home

Rockets Upcoming Schedule

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

11/24/2021

Bulls

W 118-113

Home

11/27/2021

Hornets

W 146-143

Home

11/29/2021

Thunder

W 102-89

Home

12/1/2021

Thunder

W 114-110

Away

12/3/2021

Magic

W 118-116

Home

12/5/2021

Pelicans

-

Home

12/8/2021

Nets

-

Home

12/10/2021

Bucks

-

Home

12/11/2021

Grizzlies

-

Away

12/13/2021

Hawks

-

Away

12/15/2021

Cavaliers

-

Away

How To Watch

December
5
2021

New Orleans Pelicans at Houston Rockets

TV CHANNEL: NBA League Pass
Time
7:00
PM/EST
Live Stream: FUBOTV
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