Houston Rockets Playoff Rosters

2017-2018 Houston Rockets Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Ryan Anderson PF 6-10 240 May 6, 1988 29 California 9 2008 Rnd 1, Pick 21, New Jersey Nets
Trevor Ariza SF 6-8 215 Jun 30, 1985 32 UCLA 13 2004 Rnd 2, Pick 14, New York Knicks
Tarik Black PF 6-9 250 Nov 22, 1991 26 Kansas 3 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Eric Gordon SG 6-4 215 Dec 25, 1988 29 Indiana 9 2008 Rnd 1, Pick 7, Los Angeles Clippers
Gerald Green SF/SG 6-7 205 Jan 26, 1986 32 Gulf Shores Academy (Texas) 10 2005 Rnd 1, Pick 18, Boston Celtics
James Harden SG 6-5 220 Aug 26, 1989 28 Arizona State 8 2009 Rnd 1, Pick 3, Oklahoma City Thunder
Maybyner Nene C/PF 6-11 250 Sep 13, 1982 35 Vasco da Gama (Brazil) 15 2002 Rnd 1, Pick 7, New York Knicks
Aaron Jackson SG 6-4 185 May 6, 1986 31 Duquesne 0 2009 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Joe Johnson SG 6-7 240 Jun 29, 1981 36 Arkansas 16 2001 Rnd 1, Pick 10, Boston Celtics
Luc Mbah a Moute SF 6-8 230 Sep 9, 1986 31 UCLA 9 2008 Rnd 2, Pick 7, Milwaukee Bucks
Clint Capela PF 6-10 240 May 18, 1994 23 Chalon-Sur-Saone (France) 3 2014 Rnd 1, Pick 25, Houston Rockets
Chinanu Onuaku C 6-10 245 Nov 1, 1996 21 Louisville 1 2016 Rnd 2, Pick 7, Houston Rockets
Chris Paul PG 6-0 175 May 6, 1985 32 Wake Forest 12 2005 Rnd 1, Pick 4, New Orleans Pelicans
Zhou Qi C 7-1 210 Jan 16, 1996 22 Xinjiang Guanghui (China) 0 2016 Rnd 2, Pick 13, Houston Rockets
P.J. Tucker SF 6-6 245 May 5, 1985 32 Texas 6 2006 Rnd 2, Pick 5, Toronto Raptors

2017-2018 Playoff Matchups

Eastern Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Toronto Raptors #8 Washington Wizards TOR in 6
First Round #2 Boston Celtics #7 Milwaukee Bucks BOS in 7
First Round #3 Philadelphia Sixers #6 Miami Heat PHI in 5
First Round #4 Cleveland Cavaliers #5 Indiana Pacers CLE in 7
Second Round #1 Toronto Raptors #4 Cleveland Cavaliers CLE in 4
Second Round #2 Boston Celtics #3 Philadelphia Sixers BOS in 5
Conference Finals #2 Boston Celtics #4 Cleveland Cavaliers CLE in 7

Western Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Houston Rockets #8 Minnesota Timberwolves HOU in 5
First Round #2 Golden State Warriors #7 San Antonio Spurs GSW in 5
First Round #3 Portland Trail Blazers #6 New Orleans Pelicans NOP in 4
First Round #4 Oklahoma City Thunder #5 Utah Jazz UTA in 6
Second Round #1 Houston Rockets #5 Utah Jazz HOU in 5
Second Round #2 Golden State Warriors #6 New Orleans Pelicans GSW in 5
Conference Finals #1 Houston Rockets #2 Golden State Warriors GSW in 7

NBA Finals
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals #2 Golden State Warriors #4 Cleveland Cavaliers GSW in 4

2017-2018 Houston Playoff Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
James Harden 17 36.5 28.6 5.2 6.8 2.2 0.6 3.8
Chris Paul 15 34.5 21.1 5.9 5.8 2.0 0.3 1.9
Eric Gordon 17 32.3 15.4 2.6 1.6 0.6 0.5 1.4
Clint Capela 17 30.6 12.7 11.6 1.3 0.8 2.1 0.9
P.J. Tucker 17 33.5 8.9 6.5 1.3 0.6 0.8 0.8
Trevor Ariza 17 34.2 8.8 3.8 1.3 1.1 0.1 0.6
Gerald Green 17 16.0 6.3 2.9 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.6
Maybyner Nene 11 9.8 2.8 2.5 0.5 0.2 0.5 0.7
Luc Mbah a Moute 9 16.6 2.8 2.4 0.3 0.7 0.4 0.7
Ryan Anderson 11 8.7 1.7 1.2 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.3
Joe Johnson 8 6.7 1.5 1.2 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.4
Aaron Jackson 7 2.4 0.7 0.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.3
Zhou Qi 3 1.9 0.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tarik Black 7 2.7 0.3 0.9 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.1
Chinanu Onuaku 1 3.2 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0

2017-2018 Houston Rockets Opening Round Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Houston Leaders Minnesota Leaders
Apr 15, 2018
v.
Minnesota
W, 104-101 Toyota Center
Opening Round
1-0 PTS: 44. James Harden
REB: 12. Clint Capela
AST: 8. James Harden
PTS: 18. A. Wiggins
REB: 12. K. Towns
AST: 8. Jeff Teague
Apr 18, 2018
v.
Minnesota
W, 102-82 Toyota Center
Opening Round
2-0 PTS: 27. Chris Paul
REB: 16. Clint Capela
AST: 8. Chris Paul
PTS: 16. N. Bjelica
REB: 10. K. Towns
AST: 3. A. Wiggins
Apr 21, 2018
@
Minnesota
L, 121-105 Target Center
Opening Round
2-1 PTS: 29. James Harden
REB: 11. Clint Capela
AST: 7. James Harden
PTS: 28. Jimmy Butler
REB: 16. K. Towns
AST: 8. Jeff Teague
Apr 23, 2018
@
Minnesota
W, 100-119 Target Center
Opening Round
3-1 PTS: 36. James Harden
REB: 17. Clint Capela
AST: 6. Chris Paul
PTS: 22. K. Towns
REB: 15. K. Towns
AST: 5. Jimmy Butler
Apr 25, 2018
v.
Minnesota
W, 122-104 Toyota Center
Opening Round
4-1 PTS: 26. Clint Capela
REB: 15. Clint Capela
AST: 12. James Harden
PTS: 23. K. Towns
REB: 14. K. Towns
AST: 7. Jeff Teague

2017-2018 Houston Rockets Conference Semi Finals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Houston Leaders Utah Leaders
Apr 29, 2018
v.
Utah
W, 110-96 Toyota Center
Conference Semi Finals
1-0 PTS: 41. James Harden
REB: 12. Clint Capela
AST: 7. James Harden
PTS: 21. Jae Crowder
REB: 9. Rudy Gobert
AST: 5. Joe Ingles
May 2, 2018
v.
Utah
L, 108-116 Toyota Center
Conference Semi Finals
1-1 PTS: 32. James Harden
REB: 11. Clint Capela
AST: 11. James Harden
PTS: 27. Joe Ingles
REB: 14. Rudy Gobert
AST: 11. D. Mitchell
May 4, 2018
@
Utah
W, 92-113 Vivint Smart Home Arena
Conference Semi Finals
2-1 PTS: 25. James Harden
REB: 8. Clint Capela
AST: 12. James Harden
PTS: 17. R. O'Neale
REB: 9. Rudy Gobert
AST: 4. R. Neto
May 6, 2018
@
Utah
W, 87-100 Vivint Smart Home Arena
Conference Semi Finals
3-1 PTS: 27. Chris Paul
REB: 15. Clint Capela
AST: 6. Chris Paul
PTS: 25. D. Mitchell
REB: 10. Rudy Gobert
AST: 4. Joe Ingles
May 8, 2018
v.
Utah
W, 112-102 Toyota Center
Conference Semi Finals
4-1 PTS: 41. Chris Paul
REB: 7. Chris Paul
AST: 10. Chris Paul
PTS: 24. D. Mitchell
REB: 9. Rudy Gobert
AST: 9. D. Mitchell

2017-2018 Houston Rockets Conference Finals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Houston Leaders Golden State Leaders
May 14, 2018
v.
Golden State
L, 106-119 Toyota Center
Conference Finals
0-1 PTS: 41. James Harden
REB: 11. Chris Paul
AST: 7. James Harden
PTS: 37. Kevin Durant
REB: 9. D. Green
AST: 9. D. Green
May 16, 2018
v.
Golden State
W, 127-105 Toyota Center
Conference Finals
1-1 PTS: 27. Eric Gordon
REB: 10. James Harden
AST: 6. Trevor Ariza
PTS: 38. Kevin Durant
REB: 7. S. Curry
AST: 7. S. Curry
May 20, 2018
@
Golden State
L, 126-85 Oracle Arena
Conference Finals
1-2 PTS: 20. James Harden
REB: 10. Chris Paul
AST: 9. James Harden
PTS: 35. S. Curry
REB: 17. D. Green
AST: 6. D. Green
May 22, 2018
@
Golden State
W, 92-95 Oracle Arena
Conference Finals
2-2 PTS: 30. James Harden
REB: 16. P.J. Tucker
AST: 4. James Harden
PTS: 28. S. Curry
REB: 13. D. Green
AST: 8. D. Green
May 24, 2018
v.
Golden State
W, 98-94 Toyota Center
Conference Finals
3-2 PTS: 24. Eric Gordon
REB: 14. Clint Capela
AST: 6. Chris Paul
PTS: 29. Kevin Durant
REB: 15. D. Green
AST: 6. S. Curry
May 26, 2018
@
Golden State
L, 115-86 Oracle Arena
Conference Finals
3-3 PTS: 32. James Harden
REB: 15. Clint Capela
AST: 9. James Harden
PTS: 35. K. Thompson
REB: 10. D. Green
AST: 9. D. Green
May 28, 2018
v.
Golden State
L, 92-101 Toyota Center
Conference Finals
3-4 PTS: 32. James Harden
REB: 12. P.J. Tucker
AST: 6. James Harden
PTS: 34. Kevin Durant
REB: 13. D. Green
AST: 10. S. Curry