Rockets still have not officially waived Robert Covington, but has not been w team for almost 2 weeks. Weighing guaranteed offers in Europe.
Rockets make release of Akil Mitchell official today and sign Geron Johnson. Both will soon be proud RGV Vipers.
The Houston Rockets have waived forward Josh Powell, league source tells RealGM. Powell had a non-guaranteed deal for this season.
The Spurs' final preseason game will be against the Rockets in Houston on Friday. NBATV will televise the game.
Rockets win 90-89 as Orlando misses at the buzzer. Isaiah Canaan scored all 14 of his points in the fourth.
Green misses at the buzzer. Rockets starters celebrate 90-89 win led by Canaan, Daniels and Johnson. Commemorative video available in lobby.
Man, D-Mo is suffering. He is 0 for 11, including an 0 for 5 on 3s. Rockets bench will go nuts if he finally gets something to go.
The Rockets seem to have a lot of big men who can almost, but not quite, make a large variety of shots.
Dwight Howard and Jason Terry come out to the Rockets bench. Fans seem very interested in one of them.
Dwight Howard and Trevor Ariza just arrived on the Rockets' bench.
There's a couple behind the Rockets bench that looks like they are auditioning for the next J.J. Watt at the school dance commercial.
Dwight Howard and Trevor Ariza getting the night off for Rockets tonight.
Jacque Vaughn expects to play as many guys as possible tonight against the Rockets, Vaughn said.
Rockets are playing Tarik Black as part of their rotation - if he's making the team - Houston needs to cut/trade 2 players - not just 1
Miami takes it 90-85 as their starters valiantly hold off Houston's 3rd string. Rockets shot just 3-18 from long range in 2nd half.
Rockets fouls Wade with 27.2 seconds left down 3. McHale has much to say to Daniels after. Would think you d-up and try to set up last shot.
Heat 84, Rockets 81 with 2:49 left. Please, God, anything but overtime.
I think Daniels had his second 3 lined up before the Rockets even secured the rebound.
About the only thing the Rockets bench can do offensively right now is isolate Ish Smith on Napier. Probably not a viable long-term plan.
Rockets went 1-6 in the third quarter from beyond the arc after knocking down 8 in the first half.