Kevin McHale


HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Rockets were happy simply to return to the playoffs last season.


The one Blazer that the Rockets had the most difficulty dealing with over their four-game regular season series was clearly power forward LaMarcus Aldridge.


Rookie guard Troy Daniels lead the Rockets in scoring as he finished up his fifth career NBA game in the team's season finale, a 105-100 loss to the Pelicans on Wednesday night.


NEW ORLEANS (AP) The Houston Rockets, already locked into the fourth seed in the Western Conference playoffs, have decided to rest James Harden, Jeremy Lin and Chandler Parsons for Wednesday nigh


The Rockets finally have their 15-man roster in place for the playoffs, as they announced on Wednesday the signing of forward Josh Powell.