Spurs will face the Rockets tomorrow at 2 pm ET. The Spurs are still in the hunt of a play in for either 8th or 9th place. While the Rockets already locked in at playoffs on 4th or fifth seed. Both teams split their season series to 1-1 which is a highly contested game and one of the most entertaining.
For San Antonio, they need this game to have a chance for a playoffs streak. On the other hand, the Rockets likely making themselves on the shape before the postseason.
With a lot of guys sit out to avoid injury or still nursing injury here are some of them.
The Houston Rockets will make Russell Westbrook available but likely to be limited coming off an injury. Eric Gordon upgraded to probable, also hoping to play before the playoffs arrive. Houston Rockets MVP James Harden is out due to rest on back to back.
In Spurs uniform, Bryn Forbes listed out. Derrick White is questionable after suffering a bruised knee against the New Orleans Pelicans. He left early in the game of the third quarter. The Spurs relying on him heavily to take every chance.
Spurs need to win all their two remaining games. A loss of Portland, Phoenix, and a couple for the Memphis will put the Spurs in 8th place to have an advantage on a play in.