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2016 Schedule
41-41, 4th in Southwest

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockets staff not finalized yet as new coach Mike D'Antoni gets ready to start work.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston Rockets have scheduled a 2 p.m. (CST) news conference on Wednesday to introduce Mike D'Antoni as their new coach.

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8hCalvin Watkins

Can the Houston Rockets sign Kevin Durant?

With multiple teams courting Kevin Durant, what are the chances that the Rockets and James Harden can convice the Thunder forward to choose Houston?

A brief history of Lil B curses (1:15)

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

When the Rockets finalize Mike D'Antoni's contract to become head coach, he'll make decisions regarding last year's staff. Several assistants had their contracts end once the season was over and there is no word on their return. Greg Buckner and T.R. Dunn among them.

Gutierrez: Reputation repair will be critical for Rockets (1:03)
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4dJ.A. Adande

Why Mike D'Antoni should be right at home in today's NBA

Returning to a league that increasingly values the 3-point shot and big men who can stretch the floor, new Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni finds a home in the NBA landscape he helped shape.

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4dCalvin Watkins

James Harden misses out on All-NBA teams

James Harden doesn't play much defense and his relationship with teammates was strained, but his season was good enough to make an All-NBA team.

Are people turned off by James Harden? (2:07)
Stephen A. questions Rockets hiring D'Antoni (1:35)
Is D'Antoni a good fit for the Rockets? (1:02)
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5dKevin Pelton

Will Harden and D'Antoni click or clash?

With James Harden dominating the ball and Houston needing help on defense, how good a match is Mike D'Antoni and the Rockets? Kevin Pelton looks at the pros and cons.

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5dCalvin Watkins

Rockets finalizing deal for D'Antoni, sources say

The Rockets are finalizing a four-year deal to make Mike D'Antoni their new head coach, sources said, and now will look to lure a defensive specialist to the staff.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston Rockets are finalizing a deal to make Mike D'Antoni their coach according to a source. Rockets have interviewed 12 candidates for the position and are the last NBA team without a coach.

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9dJackie MacMullan

Dwight Howard Q&A: Superman returns?

Can Dwight Howard regain his superstar status? The Rockets center opens up to Jackie MacMullan about past drama in Orlando, Los Angeles and Houston, and what lies ahead.

Signature moves from NBA greats (1:26)

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Charlotte assistant coach Stephen Silas will go to Oklahoma City on Monday to interview for a lead assistant's job with the Golden State Warriors according to a source. Silas is one of the leading candidates for the Houston Rockets. With Luke Walton leaving to take the Los Angeles Lakers job, it leaves an opening on the Warriors staff.


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Amin Elhassan, Pablo Torre, Ethan Strauss, Tom Haberstroh, BIG Wos and Tim Bontemps talking Bron Wade friendship, Steph appeal, Lowry, KD, Dwight the Triangle.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

The Rockets list of coaching candidates grows. Multiple sources indicate Orlando assistant coach Adrian Griffin and San Antonio's James Borrego will interview next week. The pair of scheduled interviews will bring the number of potential candidates to 12.

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11dMarc Stein

Sources: Rockets broaden search, eye Borrego

The Rockets, according to league sources, have scheduled a Monday interview with San Antonio Spurs assistant coach James Borrego, who is a finalist for the Memphis Grizzlies' coaching vacancy.

Is Dwight Howard's biggest issue his mouth or his game? (2:07)

Team Stats

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

Team History


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