Rockets going with the summer league team, with Daniels, Canaan, Black and Johnson playing with Jeff Adrien. It worked better in Vegas.
Both Jeff Adrien, Tarik Black play with a lot of energy. 14 points, 17 rebounds in a combined 36 min filling in for Dwight Howard tonight.
Hakeem Olajuwon just took his usual mid-court seat. Guess he heard that Jeff Adrien and Tarik Black are putting on a show.
Rockets look better early than in Dallas. Dwight might have to get back quickly the way Jeff Adrien is shutting down Griz.
Jeff Adrien will start at center for the Rockets tonight vs. Memphis.
Jeff Adrien with consecutive drives on Greg Smith, gives Rockets two-point lead. Closing in on 3 hours since tip, Rick Carlisle calls TO.
McHale has had a lot to say about Jeff Adrien this week. Adrien is physical and goes hard after rebs. Exactly what McHale is looking for.
Now Dwight with four fouls in 10 minutes. Jeff Adrien checks in. Much more of this and McHale has to get a uniform.