It’s never over, until it’s over!
In a game against the second worst team in the Western Conference, the Rockets took their opponents for granted during the first quarter. Their sluggish start forced J.B. Bickerstaff to pull all five of his starters out midway through the first, as Houston fell behind by 15 points. On a night were James Harden and Dwight Howard struggled offensively, Corey Brewer and Trevor Ariza took over as the Rockets all-star duo.
Rockets Player Grades
With the trade deadline around the corner make sure you visit Space City Scoop daily for our trade series. Each day SCS will feature an article on who the Rockets should trade for or what it would take to part ways with the players currently on the roster. Finally we’ll assess the Rockets and each team in the Association in terms of what their needs are, if they should be buyers or sellers and also speculate on who would be the ideal trade target.