|Oct. 30 10:15 PM PT11:15 PM MT12:15 AM CT1:15 AM ET5:15 GMT13:15 10:15 PM MST12:15 AM EST9:15 UAE06:151:15 ET11:15 PM CT3:15 - Ariza continued the solid start to his tenure with the Rockets, scoring 20 on 7-of-10 shooting in Wednesday's win at Utah.
Analysis: Ariza has 36 points through two games and is 9 of 15 from 3-point range. He also has four steals.
|July 15 2:25 PM PT3:25 PM MT4:25 PM CT5:25 PM ET21:25 GMT5:25 2:25 PM MST4:25 PM EST1:25 UAE (+1)23:2517:25 ET4:25 PM CT20:25 - Ariza will join the Rockets as part of a three-team trade also involving the Pelicans and Wizards. Houston will send center Omer Asik, forward Omri Casspi and cash considerations to New Orleans.
Analysis: Washington will receive center Melvin Ely and a trade exception as part of Tuesday's trade, in which the Wizards will sign Ariza before sending him to Houston. The Rockets also get forward Alonzo Gee, guard Scotty Hopson and a 2015 first-round draft pick from New Orleans. Ariza averaged 14.4 points last season for Washington. Asik averaged 5.8 points for Houston, a year after averaging a career-best 10.1 points.