HOU vs UTA Dream11 NBA Team Prediction – Fantasy Team News
Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz
Match Timing: October 25, 2018, @ 05:30 AM IST
NBA Regular Season
Venue – Toyota Center
HOU vs UTA DREAM11 MATCH PREVIEW:
Houston Rockets host Utah Jazz in an NBA match at the Toyota Center, in Texas, on Thursday.
After beating Los Angeles Lakers, Houston Rockets lost their next game against city’s’ another franchise Los Angeles Clippers 115-112 on Monday. Rockets are now 1-2 this season and will be aiming to snap their one-game losing streak in this match.
James Harden had two incredible games against Jazz last season, a 41 point game in the first game of playoffs semifinals, and dropped a jaw-dropping 56 points on 5th November.
While in Rockets’ loss against Clippers, Mr Beard still managed a game-high 31 points and 14 rebounds in the match.
Meanwhile, Utah Jazz have now lost two games on the bounce after opening their season with a 117-123 win at Sacramento Kings. But one of those two losses is the one point loss against the defending champions Golden State Warriors.
Utah then lost their 2nd successive home game with Memphis Grizzlies winning 84-92 at Vivint Smart Home Arena. Now the last year’s playoffs semifinalist are on a four-game away road trip and have the best chance of beating a depleted Houston Rockets side who is missing some key players for this particular clash.
Regular Season Record-
Houston Rockets: W-1, L-2
Utah Jazz: W-1, L-2
Players to watch out for:
James Harden – The reigning MVP is Houston Rockets’ best player by a mile.
Eric Gordon – In the absence of Chris Paul, Gordon will have to step up.
Utah Jazz –
Donovan Mitchell – Had an average season so far by his standards. But he is too talented to be consistent in being average.
Joe Ingles– Scored the most points in the game against Warriors. He is in good scoring form at the moment.
HOU vs UTA DREAM11 TEAM NEWS:
Injured – James Ennis has been ruled out due to a strained hamstring. Point-Guard Michael Carter-Williams will start in place of Ennis.
Brandon Knight, Zhou Qi and Nene all have been ruled out as well for the clash against Jazz.
Questionable – In addition, Nene is rumoured to have an MRI on his strained calf and has been listed as questionable, with Marquese Chriss.
Suspended – Chris Paul will serve the last of his two-game suspension in this match.
Injured – Raul Neto is definitely out in this match. Jazz announced that the player will be re-evaluated in a week, and so no timescale has been listed for his return. Thabo Sefolosha remains a long-term absentee.
Questionable – Power-Forward Derrick Favors has been listed as questionable.
Suspended – None
HOU vs UTA Dream11 Teams (Probables):
- Houston Rockets: P. J. Tucker (F), Carter-Williams (F), Clint Capela (C), James Harden (G), Eric Gordon (G)
- Utah Jazz: Joe Ingles (F), Derrick Favors (F), Rudy Gobert (C), Donovan Mitchell (G), Ricky Rubio (G)
From the bench:
- Houston Rockets: Carmelo Anthony, Gerald Green, Isaiah Hartenstein, Gary Clark
- Utah Jazz: Jae Crowder, Dante Exum, Alec Burks, Royce O’Neale, Georges Niang
HOU vs UTA DREAM11 Fantasy Team:
INDIA FANTASY PREDICTION:
We are backing Houston Rockets to win the match.
NOTE: THIS HOU vs UTA DREAM11 MATCH PREVIEW IS BASED ON OUR RESEARCH AND UNDERSTANDING FROM VARIOUS NEWS SOURCES. YOU CAN SELECT YOUR OWN PLAYING 11 ON THE BASIS OF TEAM NEWS.