June 28, 2012; Newark, NJ, USA; Jeremy Lamb (Connecticut), right, is introduced as the number twelve overall pick to the Houston Rockets by NBA commissioner David Stern during the 2012 NBA Draft at the Prudential Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-US PRESSWIRE
Another transaction-less day in August is the reality for us Rockets fans. Let's look at the notable news pieces from Tuesday morning.
After Missing Out On Howard, Rockets To Fight For Playoffs | NBA.com
Our old Houston Chronicle friend Fran Blinebury weighs in on the Rockets' playoff chase and the team's future.
Rockets Summer Report Card | NBA.com
NBA.com doesn't rate our off-season very highly. What else is new?
Houston Rockets 2012-2013: What Would Make This Year A Success? | Red94
Rahat Huq makes his season preview for the Rockets, somehow managing to block out the fact that Kevin Martin is still on the team.
Around The League
The Short List Of Potential One-Team Stars | The Point Forward
As always, anything Zach Lowe writes is worth reading. This time, he's discussing one-team stars.
The Year In Shooting: A Visual Review | CourtVision
Kirk Goldsberry charts every shot from the NBA season for CourtVision, and these are his findings. Enjoy.
Source: Scalabrine In Line To Join Bulls' Coaching Staff
According to Aggrey Sam, the Bulls are going to add Brian Scalabrine to their coaching staff. Instantly, they have the league's most popular coach.
Lakers To Unveil Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Statue Next Season - latimes.com
Kareem's finally going to get his statue, per Mark Medina of the LA Times.
James Harden: 'I Want To Keep Playing With The Thunder' - CBSSports.com
James Harden is not a disgruntled star, and why would he be?
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