Houston Rockets and Phoenix Suns face off in the 2017 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas on July 10th, 2017 6:30 PM EST at University of Nevada. NBA TV will do the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
In the 2016-2017 NBA regular season, the Rockets won two games while Suns captured one.
Date and Time: July 10th, 2017 6:30 PM EST
Venue: Cox Pavilion Las Vegas, NV
TV: NBA TV (US)
After a mind blowing 102-99 win over Denver Nuggets in the Summer League opener, Rockets took a jab losing 90-95 in game 2 Saturday night.
Troy Williams delivered his second straight great performance leading the Rockets in scoring with 21 points. Playing from every corner the court he also grabbed 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 steals, and 1 block.
Zhou Qi, who scored 17 points (7-13 shooting) and grabbed 6 rebounds while playing 25 minutes in his Rockets debut saw a skid scoring 2 points and grabbed just 3 rebounds playing 27 minutes on Saturday’s game.
After Friday’s 89-85 win over the Sacramento Kings in the Summer League opening game, the Suns slugged to a 77-88 loss to their bitter foes Dallas Mavericks Sunday night.
However, Suns’ rookies did their best with 2017 NBA draft 4th overall pick Josh Jackson scoring 15 points, 9 rebounds, and 2 assists in the loss while Round 2 32nd pick Davon Reed notched 11 points, 8 rebounds, and 2 points.
Mike James completed the rookies’ successes on their second night as he led the Suns with 19 points, grabbed 7 rebounds, helped with 2 assists, and made 2 steals.