With the Houston Rockets down by two and needing a bucket to tie the game in overtime, James Harden went to work. Step 1: dirty crossover and blow by your opponent; Step 2: No-look, behind-the-back pass to setup the easy lay-in from Dwight Howard. Magical.
Houston Rockets SG James Harden isn't often lauded for his defense, but against the Utah Jazz last evening, he played on a tenacious level.
Rudy Gobert came back from an injury today, and this dunk in the 4th quarter let everyone know he was OFFICIALLY back.
Ty Lawson thought he had a fresh start start with the Houston Rockets, but now he might need another one with a new team. These are five cities where he would fit the best.
If you could get a look at the Houston Rockets' Christmas list, these five things would undoubtedly pop out at you.
Dwight Howard could be traded to the Washington Wizards.
Dwight Howard is one of the most talented big men of the last twenty years and is still capable of playing like it.
Ty Lawson apparently wants to be traded, and the Houston Rockets should willingly send him elsewhere.
It would almost be impossible for the Houston Rockets to get equal value back for Dwight Howard, and that is why they should keep him for now.
Moving Hassan Whiteside for Dwight Howard would mean missing out on the wrong big man.