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2016 Schedule
41-41, 4th in Southwest
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Analytics not to blame for Rockets' crash

Houston's fall from 2015 conference finalist to a No. 8 seed ousted in five games has invited criticism of GM Daryl Morey's focus on analytics. Ben Alamar of ESPN Stats & Info says that's wrong. Misdirected blame

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockets GM Daryl Morey said unnamed NBA teams put out negative information about his team to hurt them in free agency. He downplayed the chemistry issues the Rockets had this season.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Waiting on Rockets GM Daryl Morey and his final news conference of the year.

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3dEthan Sherwood Strauss

What the Warriors are without Steph Curry

The Warriors are worse without their MVP, but it doesn't mean they can't win. They just have to do it differently.

El futuro de los Rockets brillaría más sin Dwight Howard

El dueño y el gerente de Houston se enfrentan a varias semanas de arduo trabajo para configurar al equipo, donde no encajaría el pívot. Leer

Nichols: Rockets are infuriating to watch, wasted potential (1:52)

Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated The Undefeated 

Warriors forward Draymond Green talks Jason Terry's guarantee, Stephen Curry's injury, Drake's song shot out and more in the 5th installment of his NBA playoff diary in ESPN's The Undefeated. http://es.pn/1VWJXRZ

Sadly, the Howard-Harden era may be ending (0:59)

Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated The Undefeated 

After being eliminated from the playoffs by the Warriors last night, the Rockets received permission to interview assistant coach Luke Walton for their head coach job, sources told The Undefeated early this morning.

Russillo: Does Harden want to win? (1:01)
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Rockets looking toward next season

One of the biggest questions surrounding Houston is: "What's next for Dwight Howard?" The eight-time All-Star center must decide if he will accept his player option for next season.

Jemele says 'James Harden is not a superstar' (1:23)
Howard mum on future in Houston (0:32)
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5dCalvin Watkins

Rockets' season ends and the truth comes out

Houston's season is mercifully over after Wednesday's loss, so now everyone can admit that the Rockets' team chemistry wasn't exactly there.

Green, Warriors eyeing next round without Curry (1:35)
What does the future hold for Howard? (2:49)

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Dwight Howard would not answer two questions about his future. James Harden said, "we love big fella."

1 Big Thing: The Dwight Howard problem (2:29)

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Mo Speights: "There was a lot of things said in that locker room. They guaranteed a win, talked about a long flight back. Only flight back to Houston now is for vacation"

No Curry, no problem; Warriors advance (1:22)

Warriors oust Rockets with 33-point blowout

Klay Thompson scored 27 points, and the Golden State Warriors rolled into the second round of the playoffs without injured star Stephen Curry, routing the Rockets 114-81 on Wednesday in Game 5.


Harden vs. Rockets in first quarter

James Harden was the only player to show up for the Rockets in the first quarter, scoring 18 of Houston's 20 points, with Dwight Howard making two free throws against the Warriors.

Team Stats

Points Per Game106.54th
Rebounds Per Game43.120th
Assists Per Game22.216th
Points Allowed106.425th

Team History


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