3 Immediate priorities for the next Rockets coach

Sam Cassell (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)
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As the Houston Rockets begin their search for their next head coach, there are several things that will need to be addressed by whoever winds up getting hired.

The Houston Rockets are in the midst of searching for their next head coach, in what is expected to be a long, drawn-out process that could last for weeks. Rockets general manager Daryl Morey is known to be exhaust all avenues and play out all scenarios before coming to a sound decision, as he’s one of the most analytical and innovative minds in the NBA.

There are lots of unknowns regarding who the next Rockets head coach will be, as the search has ranged from longtime former NBA head coaches like Ty Lue all the way to possible first-time head coaches like Sam Cassell, Wes Unseld Jr., Stephen Silas, and David Vanterpool.

Although there is a heap of uncertainty regarding who the Rockets will anoint as their next head coach, one thing that is not unknown is that there are many areas that need to be improved upon immediately. Although the Rockets have countless things to address, let’s focus on the three most important areas for the purposes of this article.

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