Los Angeles; Sunday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Houston hits the road against Los Angeles looking to break its five-game road losing streak.
The Clippers have gone 12-14 against Western Conference teams. Los Angeles is at the bottom of the Western Conference averaging just 109.1 points per game.
The Rockets are 5-24 against Western Conference opponents. Houston averages 16.0 turnovers per game and is 4-7 when turning the ball over less than opponents.
The teams square off for the fourth time this season. The Clippers won the last meeting 122-106 on Nov. 15, with Paul George scoring 22 points in the win.
TOP PERFORMERS: Norman Powell is averaging 15 points for the Clippers. George is averaging 2.4 made 3-pointers over the last 10 games for Los Angeles.
LAST 10 GAMES: Clippers: 3-7, averaging 113.6 points, 43.8 rebounds, 23.1 assists, 7.8 steals and 3.5 blocks per game while shooting 46.0% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 117.9 points per game.
Rockets: 1-9, averaging 109.0 points, 45.5 rebounds, 23.7 assists, 6.4 steals and 3.8 blocks per game while shooting 44.6% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 122.0 points.
INJURIES: Clippers: Paul George: out (hamstring), Luke Kennard: out (calf).
Rockets: Kevin Porter Jr.: out (foot).
The Associated Press