WEEKLY HOUSTON ROCKETS TEAM NOTES
Alperen Şengün has grabbed 10+ rebounds in three of the final eight video games after doing so twice the six video games prior. Courting again to 1976-77, he’s the third participant to have recorded at the least 420 factors and 250 boards whereas taking part in fewer than 780 minutes by means of the primary 29 video games performed of a season.
Jabari Smith Jr. has scored 20+ factors in 4 of the previous 16 video games after doing so as soon as his first 15 video games performed. Smith is the primary participant in NBA historical past to have his totals of at the least 379 factors, 222 rebounds, 31 blocks and 62 3FGM by means of the primary 31 video games performed of a profession.
Houston had all 5 starters rating 10 or extra factors of their sport vs Dallas on 12/23. The Rockets have had all 5 starters rating in double-figures 11 instances this season. All 5 starters have scored in double figures for the Rockets a league-high 11 instances within the 32 video games this season after doing so 13 instances within the 82 video games in 2021-22. The Rockets have recorded essentially the most video games this season with all starters rating in double-digits.
The Rockets are averaging 8.90 spg over the previous seven video games after averaging 6.5 the six video games prior. Houston ranks eighth within the NBA in steals this season after ending seventeenth in 2021-22.