Tip-off your New Year with these games and sports events around Houston from Monday, January 7 through Sunday, January 13, 2019.
Happening This Week
Also in January 2019
It’s all basketball this week in Houston as the red-hot Rockets face stiff tests in their pursuit of the top spot in the West (and another MVP for Harden).
This weekend also features a Cougars doubleheader as the men’s team aims to keep climbing the national ranks.
Top 5 Games & Sports Events in Houston This Week
- Houston Rockets vs. Denver Nuggets at Toyota Center | Monday, January 7 – Hovering near the top of the NBA standings, Denver poses a tough test for the Rockets as they aim to jump-start the second half of their season. Tickets range from $15 to over $500, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7pm.
- Houston Rockets vs. Milwaukee Bucks at Toyota Center | Wednesday, January 9 – Giannis Antetokounmpo arrives with his red-hot Bucks team for a cross-conference matchup against the Rockets. Tickets range from $16 to over $500, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork resale market. 7pm.
- Houston Rockets vs. Cleveland Cavaliers at Toyota Center | Friday, January 11 – Though the LeBron-less Cavs have spent most of the season buried in the bottom of the standings, they have managed to best the Rockets earlier in the year. With James Harden itching for a back-to-back MVP trophy, it’s safe to assume Houston will put up a better fight at home. Tickets range from $19 to over $500, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7pm.
- Houston Cougars vs. Temple Owls at Fertitta Center | Saturday, January 12 – The first of two ball games at the University of Houston’s Fertitta Center, the Cougars take on the Temple Owls in a women’s basketball intra-conference matchup. Tickets start at $10. 2pm.
- Houston Cougars vs. Wichita State Shockers at Fertitta Center | Saturday, January 12 – Capping off the weekend, the nationally ranked men’s basketball team from UH aims to keep ticking up the rankings ladder with a game against Wichita State. Tickets start at $10. 7pm.
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