Portland Trail Blazers at Houston Rockets Matchup 3/25/2024

In a matchup featuring one of the hottest squads in the NBA and one that is sputtering, the Houston Rockets (35-35), winners of eight in a row, and 9-1 in their past 10 games, face the Portland Trail Blazers (19-52), who've dropped six straight and are 2-8 in their past 10. The Rockets are favorites by 12 points for this contest at Toyota Center on March 25, 2024. The matchup's point total is 221.5.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
36-36-0 19-19-0 17-17-0
33-37-1 17-19-1 16-18-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 12-15-0 3-11-0 9-4-0 12-6-0 8-1-0 4-5-0
220.5 to 225 8-6-1 4-5-0 4-1-1 14-10-0 10-4-0 4-6-0
225.5 to 229 4-3-0 2-2-0 2-1-0 7-5-0 5-0-0 2-5-0
229.5 to 235 6-9-0 4-3-0 2-6-0 6-6-0 3-4-0 3-2-0
235.5 to 240 3-4-0 3-1-0 0-3-0 1-2-0 1-1-0 0-1-0
240.5 and over 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
34-37-1 16-22-0 18-15-1
41-30-0 27-10-0 14-20-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 9-8-1 0-0-0 9-8-1 1-1-0 1-0-0 0-1-0
-7 to -10 6-4-0 0-0-0 6-4-0 14-8-0 7-1-0 7-7-0
-3.5 to -6.5 2-5-0 1-3-0 1-2-0 7-7-0 4-0-0 3-7-0
-0.5 to -3 2-3-0 0-2-0 2-1-0 2-6-0 2-4-0 0-2-0
0 to 3 1-2-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 7-4-0 6-2-0 1-2-0
+3.5 to +6.5 7-4-0 7-4-0 0-0-0 7-3-0 5-3-0 2-0-0
+7 to +10 3-7-0 3-7-0 0-0-0 2-1-0 1-0-0 1-1-0
+10.5 or more 4-4-0 4-4-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 8-25 24.2% 56.1 106.8
Underdog 18-47 27.7% 51.5 107.4
After Losses 10-27 27% 45.9 110.4
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 25-11 69.4% 72.2 116.9
Favorite 20-5 80% 68 120.4
After Win 14-9 60.9% 65.2 108

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
106.6 27.2 26.1 26.5 26.8
110.7 28.1 27.6 28.1 26.9
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
122.9 31.6 30.8 31.5 29
113.5 28.3 28.5 28.7 28
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
114.5 29.5 30.5 27.7 26.8
109.8 27.2 28.2 28.5 25.9
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
117.2 30.8 30.3 29 27.1
116.1 29.4 29.9 28.6 28.2

Portland Trail Blazers Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/28/24 POR 96 vs MIA 106 +6.5 212.5 40.7% 19 15 32.3% 17 52.9% 26 6 53.8% 18
2/16/24 POR 91 vs MIN 128 +9.5 217 37.3% 30 9 27.6% 15 51.7% 27 11 36.7% 13
2/14/24 POR 109 vs MIN 121 +8.5 213.5 44.8% 25 12 37.9% 16 46.4% 34 12 39.4% 12
2/9/24 POR 122 vs DET 128 -4.5 226.5 46.1% 33 11 36.7% 15 48.4% 31 16 59.3% 16
2/5/24 POR 103 @ DEN 112 -15 220.5 45.9% 15 15 35.5% 13 48.8% 19 14 42.9% 8

Houston Rockets Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 HOU 114 vs SA 101 -7 227.5 46.7% 11 16 26.5% 5 43.7% 16 12 33.3% 18
2/28/24 HOU 95 @ OKC 112 -10 234 38.9% 18 12 23.1% 15 47.8% 18 12 37% 14
2/11/24 HOU 113 @ ATL 122 -7 240.5 44% 19 16 30.2% 17 45.5% 37 9 34.1% 11
2/5/24 HOU 90 @ MIN 111 -7.5 221.5 35.2% 27 10 33.3% 11 44.4% 27 11 36.7% 15
2/1/24 HOU 99 vs NO 110 -1.5 230.5 40.2% 17 5 29.5% 5 50% 24 12 32.4% 16

Trail Blazers vs. Rockets Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Monday, March 25, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: Spac
  • Favorite: Rockets (-12)
  • Total: 221.5

Trail Blazers vs. Rockets Matchup Statistics

  • The Rockets record just 1.6 fewer points per game (114.3) than the Trail Blazers allow (115.9).
  • The Rockets' +112 scoring differential (outscoring opponents by 1.6 points per game) is a result of scoring 114.3 points per game (16th in the NBA) while giving up 112.7 per contest (11th in the league).
  • The Trail Blazers have a -573 scoring differential, falling short by 8.1 points per game. They're putting up 107.8 points per game, 28th in the league, and are giving up 115.9 per outing to rank 17th in the NBA.
  • Houston is averaging 116.9 points per game when playing at home. On the road, it is averaging 111.5 points per contest.
  • At home, Portland averages 108.7 points per game. Away, it averages 106.8.
  • The Rockets' offense has been much improved over their last 10 games, racking up 123.1 points per contest compared to the 114.3 they've averaged this season.
  • The Trail Blazers are posting 107.8 points per game in their past 10 games, which is the same number of points they're averaging for the season.

Trail Blazers vs. Rockets Previous Meetings

Rockets vs Trail Blazers (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
3/8/2024 Rockets -6.5 219 -265 +215 123-107 HOU
1/24/2024 Rockets -10 219.5 -455 +350 137-131 POR
2/26/2023 Trail Blazers -9 230.5 -410 +330 131-114 POR
12/17/2022 Trail Blazers -3 228 -155 +135 107-95 POR
10/28/2022 Trail Blazers -4 222.5 -180 +155 125-111 POR

Rockets Leaders

  • Fred VanVleet averages 16.9 points, 3.7 rebounds and 8.2 assists, shooting 41.6% from the field and 39.0% from beyond the arc, with 3.1 made 3-pointers per contest (ninth in NBA).
  • Jalen Green averages 19.5 points, 5.0 rebounds and 3.4 assists, shooting 42.6% from the floor and 33.4% from downtown, with 2.4 made 3-pointers per game.
  • Dillon Brooks is averaging 12.9 points, 3.5 boards and 1.7 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.9 steals and 0.1 blocked shots.
  • Amen Thompson averages 8.7 points, 6.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists, shooting 53.1% from the field.
  • Aaron Holiday averages 6.6 points, 1.6 boards and 1.8 assists, shooting 44.7% from the field and 39.5% from downtown, with 1.1 made 3-pointers per contest.

Trail Blazers Leaders

  • Jerami Grant averages 21.0 points for the Trail Blazers, plus 3.5 boards and 2.8 assists.
  • Per game, Deandre Ayton provides the Trail Blazers 15.8 points, 11.1 rebounds and 1.6 assists. He also averages 1.0 steal and 0.8 blocks.
  • The Trail Blazers are receiving 22.6 points, 3.6 rebounds and 5.5 assists per game from Anfernee Simons.
  • Scoot Henderson's numbers on the season are 13.1 points, 3.1 boards and 4.8 assists per contest. He is making 37.7% of his shots from the floor and 30.7% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.2 triples.
  • The Trail Blazers get 8.6 points per game from Jabari Walker, plus 6.5 boards and 0.9 assists.

Trail Blazers vs. Rockets Injury Report

  • Rockets Injuries: Alperen Sengun: Out (Ankle), Cam Whitmore: Out (Knee), Steven Adams: Out (Knee), Tari Eason: Out (Leg)
  • Trail Blazers Injuries: Jerami Grant: Doubtful (Hamstring), Malcolm Brogdon: Out (Elbow), Deandre Ayton: Questionable (Elbow), Anfernee Simons: Questionable (Knee), Matisse Thybulle: Questionable (Ankle), Robert Williams III: Out (Knee), Shaedon Sharpe: Out (Abdomen)