Kenneth Faried (knee) ruled out for Rockets Wednesday

Houston Rockets forward/center Kenneth Faried (sore left knee) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game against the Memphis Grizzlies.

What It Means:

Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni said P.J. Tucker will be the backup center and Danuel House will take on more work at the four. Clint Capela should see a lot of minutes and Nene will be available in case of emergency.

Faried is averaging 21.7 FanDuel points in 32 games (13 starts) this season.