The Rockets will try and avoid a fifth loss in the last six matchups with Minnesota on Friday night when they host the Timberwolves. The Rockets, currently seventh in the Western Conference, are in the middle of a seven game home stretch where they’ve won seven of their last eight. The Wolves on the other hand have dropped 14 of 15 on the road and is 6-25 there overall. However, Minnesota beat the Rockets 92-79 at the Target Center on January 19th. Plus, in their last trip to Houston back on February 17, 2012 the T-Wolves won 111-98. Minnesota has averaged 114.3 points in three consecutive wins at Houston. Tip is set for 7 p.m.