How to Watch Celtics vs. Rockets: Live Stream or on TV

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How to Watch Celtics vs. Rockets: Live Stream or on TV


The Houston Rockets (15-52) will try to halt a three-game losing streak when hosting the Boston Celtics (47-21) at 8:00 PM ET on Monday, March 13, 2023 at Toyota Center. The matchup airs on NBCS-BOS and SportsNet SW.

The Celtics came out on top in their last outing 134-125 against the Hawks on Saturday. The Rockets dropped their last matchup 119-111 against the Bulls on Saturday. Jayson Tatum recorded 34 points, 15 rebounds and six assists for the Celtics. The Rockets got a team-leading 20 points from Jabari Smith Jr. in the loss.

When is Celtics vs. Rockets and when does it start?

This game between the Celtics and Rockets will begin on Monday, March 13, 2023. You can expect the opening tip at 8:00 PM ET.

Where to Watch Celtics vs. Rockets

The Celtics and Rockets will hit the hardwood at Toyota Center for this matchup on March 13, and if you want to catch the matchup live, get your tickets now from Vivid Seats!

What channel is the game on?

You can catch this game live on NBCS-BOS, SportsNet SW.

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Celtics vs. Rockets Game Preview

Celtics Stats, Odds & Insights

The Celtics have been favorites in 62 games this season and won 44 (71%) of those contests.

The Celtics hit 15.9 three-pointers per game (second-most in the league), 4.2 more than their opponents (11.7). They are shooting 37.8% from beyond the arc (fifth-best in the NBA) while allowing opponents to shoot 35.2%.

The Celtics have scored at a much higher clip when playing at home than away from home in the 2022-23 season (120.7 at home versus 114.8 on the road), though they have given up fewer points at home than away from home (111.9 opponent points per home game versus 112.8 on the road).

The Celtics’ offense has been improved over their last 10 games, putting up 118.7 points per contest compared to the 117.9 they’ve averaged this year.

Rockets Stats, Odds & Insights

The Rockets have a -549 scoring differential, falling short by 8.2 points per game. They’re putting up 110.3 points per game, 29th in the league, and are allowing 118.5 per contest to rank 28th in the NBA.

The Rockets are the fifth-worst squad in the league in 3-pointers made (10.7 per game) and worst in 3-point percentage (32.9%).

At home the Rockets are not as good offensively, putting up 110.1 points per game, compared to 110.4 on the road. But they are better defensively, giving up 115.2 points per game at home, compared to 121.7 on the road.

While the Rockets are scoring 110.3 points per game in 2022-23, they have improved that mark over their past 10 games, amassing 111.8 a contest.

Celtics Key Players to Watch

Celtics Leaders
Jayson Tatum 63 30.4 8.9 4.7 1 0.8 3.3
Jaylen Brown 56 26.3 6.9 3.4 1.2 0.4 2.4
Malcolm Brogdon 57 14.6 4.2 3.7 0.6 0.3 2
Derrick White 68 12.1 3.4 3.9 0.7 0.9 1.7
Marcus Smart 51 11.4 3.3 6.5 1.5 0.4 1.8

Rockets Key Players to Watch

Rockets Leaders
Jalen Green 61 21.7 3.8 3.6 0.7 0.3 2.5
Kevin Porter Jr. 45 18.5 5.4 5.7 1.3 0.4 2.2
Alperen Sengun 62 14.7 8.7 3.8 0.9 0.9 0.2
Jabari Smith Jr. 64 12.2 7.1 1.3 0.5 1 1.5
Kenyon Martin Jr. 67 12.2 5.5 1.5 0.5 0.4 0.8

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Author: Luis Escalante

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