The Houston Rockets originally called San Diego home. Rockets was chosen via a name-the-team contest and was a reference to the city’s theme, “A City In Motion.” Liquid-fueled Atlas rockets were also being manufactured in San Diego. When the team moved to Houston in 1971, it made perfectly good sense to keep the name, as Houston was home to a NASA space center.

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2019-20 Houston Rockets Roster and Stats

Record: 44-28, Finished 4th in NBA Western Conference Coach: Mike D’Antoni (44-28) Executive: Daryl Morey PTS/G: 117.8 (2nd of 30) Opp PTS/G: 114.8 (23rd of 30) SRS: 3.13 (7th of 30) Pace: 103.7 (3rd of 30) Off Rtg: 112.9 (6th of 30) Def Rtg: 110.1 (14th of 30) Net Rtg: +2.8 (8th of 30) Expected […]

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Three Takeaways from the LA Clippers’ Win over the Houston Rockets

Coming off of a tough win against a fellow Western Conference contender in the Phoenix Suns just 22 hours prior, it would’ve been understandable for the LA Clippers to enter Friday night’s game against the Houston Rockets lethargic and uninterested in playing against what has become one of the dregs of the NBA since the […]

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Houston Rockets Playoff History – RealGM

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