The Rockets look to solve their woes that led to a Game 1 loss to the Clippers.
Kevin McHale wouldn't use rust as an excuse and criticized the Rockets' "effort level" in a home loss to the Clippers in Game 1.
Notching his second triple-double in a row wasn't the only way Griffin paved the way for Los Angeles' Game 1 win.
The NBA commissioner also discussed reforming the division system and the issue of coaches resting healthy players.
Another double-double puts Blake Griffin in elite company. Check out the list of other non-forwards to have 2 in a row
James Harden and Rockets players don't agree with the MVP voters, but the team says its focus is on greater collective goals.
Blake Griffin had 26 points, 14 rebounds and 13 assists for his second straight triple-double to lift the Chris Paul-less Clippers to a 117-101, Game 1 victory over the Rockets.
Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul has been ruled out for Monday night's Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinal series with the Houston Rockets.
Clippers guard Chris Paul went through a light shootaround with the team Monday before Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinal series with the Houston Rockets, but remains a game-time call.
Amin Elhassan and Bradford Doolittle break down the Houston Rockets-Los Angeles Clippers Western Conference playoff matchup with expert scouting and advanced statistical analysis.
Warriors guard Stephen Curry won the NBA's MVP award, beating out Houston's James Harden in a race that turned out not to be that close.
The defending champs are out and Houston is as healthy as it can be, but James Harden says the Rockets' focus won't change in the second round.
Golden State Warriors guard Steph Curry has been voted the NBA's 2014-15 Most Valuable Player, according to league sources.
Rockets leaning on veteran guards Jason Terry and Pablo Prigioni during their postseason run.
If Houston wants to achieve something special, making one of the easiest shots on the floor on a consistent basis is paramount.
Who have been the 10 biggest difference-makers in the playoffs so far? David Thorpe has a new list.