HIGHLIGHTS: Houston Rockets vs Indiana Pacers

MANILA, Philippines — Witness history as the Houston Rockets and the Indiana Pacers lock horns in the first-ever NBA game in the Philippines on Thursday, October 10 at the Mall of Asia Arena.

Led by the explosive Paul George, the Pacers pushed eventual champion Miami to 7 games in the Eastern Conference Finals and are tipped to be the best bet to unseat the back-to-back league kingpins.

Meanwhile, the Rockets will be parading new acquisition Dwight Howard, who will be teaming up with James Harden and Jeremy Lin in trying to bring Houston back to NBA prominence.

Follow play-by-play updates in this live blog.