2008-09 Houston Rockets Game-by-Game Results

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 53-29
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Southwest Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 7-6 Lost conference semi-finals
Conference First Round - Defeated Portland Trail Blazers 4-2
Conference Semifinals - Lost to Los Angeles Lakers 4-3
Coach: Rick Adelman (53-29)
Location: Houston, Texas
Attendance: 717,669, Avg. 17,504 in 41 home dates
2008-09 Houston Rockets Statistics
2008-09 Houston Rockets Roster

The Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association ended the 2008-09 season with a record of 53 wins and 29 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Southwest Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 7-6. Rick Adelman coached the team. The 2008-09 Houston Rockets lost in the conference semi-finals.

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Regular Season Points For: 8070
Regular Season Points Against: 7742

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 29, 2008 Memphis Grizzlies 71 at Houston Rockets 82 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
October 30, 2008 Houston Rockets 112 at Dallas Mavericks 102 W 1-0 1-0 2-0
November 1, 2008 Oklahoma City Thunder 77 at Houston Rockets 89 W 2-0 1-0 3-0
November 4, 2008 Boston Celtics 103 at Houston Rockets 99 L 2-1 1-0 3-1
November 6, 2008 Houston Rockets 99 at Portland Trail Blazers 101 L 2-1 1-1 3-2 OT
November 7, 2008 Houston Rockets 92 at Los Angeles Clippers 83 W 2-1 2-1 4-2
November 9, 2008 Houston Rockets 82 at Los Angeles Lakers 111 L 2-1 2-2 4-3
November 12, 2008 Houston Rockets 94 at Phoenix Suns 82 W 2-1 3-2 5-3
November 14, 2008 Houston Rockets 75 at San Antonio Spurs 77 L 2-1 3-3 5-4
November 15, 2008 New Orleans Hornets 82 at Houston Rockets 91 W 3-1 3-3 6-4
November 17, 2008 Houston Rockets 100 at Oklahoma City Thunder 89 W 3-1 4-3 7-4
November 19, 2008 Dallas Mavericks 96 at Houston Rockets 86 L 3-2 4-3 7-5
November 21, 2008 Houston Rockets 103 at Washington Wizards 91 W 3-2 5-3 8-5
November 22, 2008 Houston Rockets 100 at Orlando Magic 95 W 3-2 6-3 9-5
November 24, 2008 Houston Rockets 107 at Miami Heat 98 W 3-2 7-3 10-5
November 26, 2008 Indiana Pacers 91 at Houston Rockets 90 L 3-3 7-3 10-6
November 29, 2008 San Antonio Spurs 84 at Houston Rockets 103 W 4-3 7-3 11-6
November 30, 2008 Houston Rockets 94 at Denver Nuggets 104 L 4-3 7-4 11-7
December 3, 2008 Los Angeles Clippers 96 at Houston Rockets 103 W 5-3 7-4 12-7
December 5, 2008 Golden State Warriors 112 at Houston Rockets 131 W 6-3 7-4 13-7
December 8, 2008 Houston Rockets 97 at Memphis Grizzlies 109 L 6-3 7-5 13-8
December 9, 2008 Atlanta Hawks 84 at Houston Rockets 92 W 7-3 7-5 14-8
December 12, 2008 Houston Rockets 119 at Golden State Warriors 108 W 7-3 8-5 15-8
December 13, 2008 Houston Rockets 82 at Los Angeles Clippers 95 L 7-3 8-6 15-9
December 16, 2008 Denver Nuggets 96 at Houston Rockets 108 W 8-3 8-6 16-9
December 19, 2008 Sacramento Kings 96 at Houston Rockets 107 W 9-3 8-6 17-9
December 20, 2008 Houston Rockets 109 at Minnesota Timberwolves 102 W 9-3 9-6 18-9
December 22, 2008 Houston Rockets 114 at New Jersey Nets 91 W 9-3 10-6 19-9
December 23, 2008 Houston Rockets 90 at Cleveland Cavaliers 99 L 9-3 10-7 19-10
December 26, 2008 Houston Rockets 79 at New Orleans Hornets 88 L 9-3 10-8 19-11
December 27, 2008 Utah Jazz 115 at Houston Rockets 120 W 10-3 10-8 20-11 2OT
December 29, 2008 Washington Wizards 89 at Houston Rockets 87 L 10-4 10-8 20-12
December 31, 2008 Milwaukee Bucks 81 at Houston Rockets 85 W 11-4 10-8 21-12
January 2, 2009 Houston Rockets 73 at Toronto Raptors 94 L 11-4 10-9 21-13
January 3, 2009 Houston Rockets 100 at Atlanta Hawks 103 L 11-4 10-10 21-14
January 6, 2009 Houston Rockets 96 at Philadelphia 76ers 104 L 11-4 10-11 21-15
January 7, 2009 Houston Rockets 89 at Boston Celtics 85 W 11-4 11-11 22-15
January 9, 2009 Houston Rockets 98 at Oklahoma City Thunder 96 W 11-4 12-11 23-15
January 10, 2009 New York Knicks 76 at Houston Rockets 96 W 12-4 12-11 24-15
January 13, 2009 Los Angeles Lakers 105 at Houston Rockets 100 L 12-5 12-11 24-16
January 17, 2009 Miami Heat 86 at Houston Rockets 93 W 13-5 12-11 25-16
January 19, 2009 Denver Nuggets 113 at Houston Rockets 115 W 14-5 12-11 26-16
January 21, 2009 Utah Jazz 99 at Houston Rockets 108 W 15-5 12-11 27-16
January 23, 2009 Houston Rockets 102 at Indiana Pacers 107 L 15-5 12-12 27-17
January 25, 2009 Houston Rockets 108 at Detroit Pistons 105 W 15-5 13-12 28-17
January 26, 2009 Houston Rockets 98 at New York Knicks 104 L 15-5 13-13 28-18
January 28, 2009 Philadelphia 76ers 95 at Houston Rockets 93 L 15-6 13-13 28-19
January 31, 2009 Golden State Warriors 93 at Houston Rockets 110 W 16-6 13-13 29-19
February 3, 2009 Chicago Bulls 100 at Houston Rockets 107 W 17-6 13-13 30-19
February 4, 2009 Houston Rockets 93 at Memphis Grizzlies 104 L 17-6 13-14 30-20
February 7, 2009 Minnesota Timberwolves 90 at Houston Rockets 107 W 18-6 13-14 31-20
February 9, 2009 Houston Rockets 112 at Milwaukee Bucks 124 L 18-6 13-15 31-21
February 11, 2009 Sacramento Kings 82 at Houston Rockets 94 W 19-6 13-15 32-21
February 17, 2009 New Jersey Nets 88 at Houston Rockets 114 W 20-6 13-15 33-21
February 20, 2009 Dallas Mavericks 86 at Houston Rockets 93 W 21-6 13-15 34-21
February 22, 2009 Charlotte Bobcats 78 at Houston Rockets 99 W 22-6 13-15 35-21
February 24, 2009 Portland Trail Blazers 94 at Houston Rockets 98 W 23-6 13-15 36-21
February 26, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 74 at Houston Rockets 93 W 24-6 13-15 37-21
February 28, 2009 Houston Rockets 102 at Chicago Bulls 105 L 24-6 13-16 37-22
March 1, 2009 Houston Rockets 105 at Minnesota Timberwolves 94 W 24-6 14-16 38-22
March 3, 2009 Toronto Raptors 97 at Houston Rockets 107 W 25-6 14-16 39-22
March 4, 2009 Houston Rockets 94 at Utah Jazz 101 L 25-6 14-17 39-23
March 6, 2009 Phoenix Suns 112 at Houston Rockets 116 W 26-6 14-17 40-23
March 8, 2009 Memphis Grizzlies 83 at Houston Rockets 93 W 27-6 14-17 41-23
March 9, 2009 Houston Rockets 97 at Denver Nuggets 95 W 27-6 15-17 42-23
March 11, 2009 Los Angeles Lakers 102 at Houston Rockets 96 L 27-7 15-17 42-24
March 13, 2009 Houston Rockets 91 at Charlotte Bobcats 86 W 27-7 16-17 43-24
March 14, 2009 San Antonio Spurs 88 at Houston Rockets 85 L 27-8 16-17 43-25
March 16, 2009 Houston Rockets 95 at New Orleans Hornets 84 W 27-8 17-17 44-25
March 18, 2009 Detroit Pistons 101 at Houston Rockets 106 W 28-8 17-17 45-25 2OT
March 20, 2009 Minnesota Timberwolves 88 at Houston Rockets 107 W 29-8 17-17 46-25
March 22, 2009 Houston Rockets 87 at San Antonio Spurs 85 W 29-8 18-17 47-25
March 24, 2009 Houston Rockets 86 at Utah Jazz 99 L 29-8 18-18 47-26
March 28, 2009 Los Angeles Clippers 93 at Houston Rockets 110 W 30-8 18-18 48-26
April 1, 2009 Houston Rockets 109 at Phoenix Suns 114 L 30-8 18-19 48-27
April 3, 2009 Houston Rockets 81 at Los Angeles Lakers 93 L 30-8 18-20 48-28
April 5, 2009 Portland Trail Blazers 88 at Houston Rockets 102 W 31-8 18-20 49-28
April 7, 2009 Orlando Magic 83 at Houston Rockets 93 W 32-8 18-20 50-28
April 9, 2009 Houston Rockets 115 at Sacramento Kings 98 W 32-8 19-20 51-28
April 10, 2009 Houston Rockets 113 at Golden State Warriors 109 W 32-8 20-20 52-28
April 13, 2009 New Orleans Hornets 66 at Houston Rockets 86 W 33-8 20-20 53-28
April 15, 2009 Houston Rockets 84 at Dallas Mavericks 95 L 33-8 20-21 53-29
April 18, 2009 Houston Rockets 108 at Portland Trail Blazers 81 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
April 21, 2009 Houston Rockets 103 at Portland Trail Blazers 107 L 0-0 1-1 1-1
April 24, 2009 Portland Trail Blazers 83 at Houston Rockets 86 W 1-0 1-1 2-1
April 26, 2009 Portland Trail Blazers 88 at Houston Rockets 89 W 2-0 1-1 3-1
April 28, 2009 Houston Rockets 77 at Portland Trail Blazers 88 L 2-0 1-2 3-2
April 30, 2009 Portland Trail Blazers 76 at Houston Rockets 92 W 3-0 1-2 4-2
May 4, 2009 Houston Rockets 100 at Los Angeles Lakers 92 W 3-0 2-2 5-2
May 6, 2009 Houston Rockets 98 at Los Angeles Lakers 111 L 3-0 2-3 5-3
May 8, 2009 Los Angeles Lakers 108 at Houston Rockets 94 L 3-1 2-3 5-4
May 10, 2009 Los Angeles Lakers 87 at Houston Rockets 99 W 4-1 2-3 6-4
May 12, 2009 Houston Rockets 78 at Los Angeles Lakers 118 L 4-1 2-4 6-5
May 14, 2009 Los Angeles Lakers 80 at Houston Rockets 95 W 5-1 2-4 7-5
May 17, 2009 Houston Rockets 70 at Los Angeles Lakers 89 L 5-1 2-5 7-6


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