HOUSTON -

The Houston Rockets open their new 2014-2015 season against a famaliar face.  The Rockets open October 28 in Los Angeles against Jeremy Lin and the Lakers.  The game will be one of 25 slated for National TV.

The Rockets home opener is November 1 at Toyota Center against the Celtics.  They will also host the defending champion Spurs November 6 while Chandler Parsons and the Mavericks come to town for the first time November 22.   They'll host the Charlotte Hornets on New Year's Eve.

Another featured home game will be Lebron James and the Cavs lone appearance in Houston on March 1.