The 5 Biggest Rumors Surrounding the Houston Rockets Right Now

The 5 Biggest Rumors Surrounding the Houston Rockets Right Now

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The Houston Rockets are right on the edge of contention right now, but they are not quite there yet. James Harden is a flat out superstar, but his chemistry with Dwight Howard is still a work in progress. Here are five moves that Daryl Morey might make in the coming summer.

5. Carmelo Anthony

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5. Carmelo Anthony

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This is the main rumor that will be on the mill this summer, but we will have to see if the Zenmaster can keep 'Melo in the mecca of basketball. If Phil Jackson cannot manage it? Then look for either the Rockets or the Chicago Bulls to take advantage.

4. Kevin Durant

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4. Kevin Durant

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This rumor is a little bit more long-term, but it is still out there. It is no secret that Kevin Durant and Harden are good friends, and if the OKC Thunder fall short the next couple of seasons... this could definitely happen. People forget that Durant went to college in Texas. Just saying.

3. Daryl Morey Is Always Making Moves

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3. Daryl Morey Is Always Making Moves

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You know that Morey will be looking to do something this summer, and it could result in the departure of role players like Chandler Parsons and Jeremy Line. That would be a sad day, but the business of basketball stops for no man.

2. Dwight Howard Is the Second Wheel

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2. Dwight Howard Is the Second Wheel

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We have all heard the rumors about Howard's farts smelling up the team plane, but his offensive play was been similarly stinky. His rebounding and defense have been on point this season, but you can tell that Harden is looking for more from his big man on offense.

1. Linsanity May Have To Find a New Home

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1. Linsanity May Have To Find a New Home

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USA TODAY Sports- Isaiah J. Downing

Jeremy Lin got his job taken by Patrick Beverly earlier this season, but an injury to the former D-League point guard has opened up another window for Linsanity to take hold. Something tells me though, that this might be Lin's last chance in Texas.

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