Houston Rockets

4th Southwest | 41-41
  • Field Goal %
    14th
    45.2 FG%
  • 3-point %
    19th
    34.7 3P%
  • Points Scored
    3rd
    107 PPG
  • Total Rebounds
    19th
    43.1 RPG
  • ProBasketballTalk

    Cavs GM David Griffin: “We intend to keep this group together”

    Even though the Cavaliers won the championship, and Kevin Love came up big in the decisive Game 7, speculation has not quieted about his future with the team. He’s still an awkward fit with LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, and needs to be heavily involved in the offense in order to be productive. But from the sounds of it, the Cavs aren’t planning on moving him anytime soon. In an appearance on ESPN Radio, general manager David Griffin said he’s planning on bringing the same group back next season. Love still isn’t a perfect fit with the Cavs, but they just won the title. If Griffin makes a big shakeup and it backfires, that’s on him, so the safest route is to run this group back and hope they

  • Washington Post

    Three teams that should give Dwight Howard a serious look in free agency

    Dwight Howard did the expected last week: he walked away from $23.2 million to pursue free agency. That an athlete is willing to leave that much cash on the table speaks to the deep-seated distaste Howard has for the Houston Rockets organization, which used him on 18.4 percent of possessions this season, his lowest rate in 11 years. “This will be my last chance for a really big contract,” he told Jackie MacMullan last month. The 30-year-old center, once dubbed Superman and painted as a player capable of revolutionizing the position, has had his name and reputation dragged through the mud ever since he left Orlando. To be sure, he didn’t do much on the court to quell the tumult. Here are three