Rockets vs. Warriors: Time, TV channel, how to watch

Written By Alyssa Sconzo
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The Rockets are (21-15) on the road Thursday to battle the Warriors (25-13) at 10:30 p.m. ET on TNT. 

Houston and Golden State will face each other for the second time this season. The Rockets beat the Warriors by a final score of 107-86 on Nov. 15. 

MVP candidate James Harden and the Rockets ended 2018 on a high note, winning their last five games of the year. Houston will look to extend its streak with a win over Golden State to kick off 2019.

The Warriors won big over the struggling Suns on New Year's Eve, putting a nice bow on a 10-5 month. The road will be tougher in January, as eight of Golden State's 13 games will be outside of the friendly confines of Oracle Arena.

The Rockets will be without Chris Paul, who is sidelined due to a hamstring injury with no real timetable for a return. Golden State's DeMarcus Cousins is still out with an Achilles injury, but he did participate in a scrimmage on Friday. 

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Here's everything you need to know about this matchup between the Rockets and Warriors: 

When do the Rockets play the Warriors?

The Rockets will play the Warriors on Thursday, Jan. 3. 

What time is the Rockets-Warriors game?

This matchup will tip off at 10:30 p.m. ET. 

Where can I watch the Rockets-Warriors game?

This game will be aired nationally on TNT. You can also watch this game on fuboTV

Where is the Rockets and Warriors game being played?

The Rockets will travel to Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., the home of the Warriors. 

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