The Houston Rockets have had more organizational overhaul than most over the last several years, we the front office stripped down a consistent contender in favor of a complete teardown, only to bolster the roster into what they hope will be a contender again.
Prior to the rebuild, the Rockets tweaked their one-two punch, sending out Chris Paul for Russell Westbrook to play alongside James Harden, although that was short-lived. As a result of all of the roster moves, there are many former Rockets players scattered throughout the league.
3 former Rockets failing miserably with their new team.
Many of these players are playing stellar and have raised their level of play from when they were with the Rockets. However, that hasn't quite been the case for all former Rockets, though, as some of them are underperforming in 2023-24.
Let's take a look at a few of them.