Up next for Clippers: Friday at Houston

James Harden
All-Star guard James Harden (13), celebrating a basket with teammate Francisco Garcia, has helped the Rockets open the season with a 12-3 record.
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When: 5p.m.

Where: Toyota Center.

On the air: TV: Prime Ticket; Radio: 980, 1330.

Records: Clippers 9-5: Rockets 12-3 .


Record vs. Rockets (2013-14) 4-0.

Update: The Clippers are 4-1 on their seven-game trip. Rockets center Dwight Howard (right knee strain) and guard Pat Beverly (strained left hamstring) are listed as doubtful. Rockets guard James Harden is fourth in the NBA in scoring, averaging 25.3 points per game.