Houston Rockets: Rockets vs. the Southwest Division

By Phillip Pyle
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Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

The Southwest Division has been the toughest division in the NBA since its inception. The Houston Rockets, Memphis Grizzlies, San Antonio Spurs, Dallas Mavericks, and New Orleans Pelicans played in the only division to produce four .500 teams. Last year the Rockets didn’t fair so well in the division winning only 6 and losing 10.

With a nod to an injury-free scenario lets have a look at the Rockets chances during the upcoming season: