11/23/2013 07:45 EST | Updated 01/23/2014 05:59 EST

Harden among 3 players out for Rockets against Timberwolves

HOUSTON - James Harden will miss Houston's game against Minnesota on Saturday night with a sore left foot.

Also out for the Rockets are Ronnie Brewer, who has a strained right calf, and Greg Smith, who has a sprained right knee.

Jeremy Lin will start for Harden, who is averaging 24.2 points, 4.8 rebounds and 5.4 assists.