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Player Analysis

Rockets advanced stats show how bad the team has been

A deep dive suggests Houston has a ton of work to do.

With Bruno Fernando returning soon, Rockets have some tough lineup decisions

With the current roster, the Rockets will not have enough minutes to go around.

Is Usman Garuba the perfect modern five?

The league is trending towards bigs who can switch. Garuba will guard anybody.

How the Rockets can get Jabari Smith Jr. going

The time has come to utilize him correctly.

Should Jalen Green and Kevin Porter Jr. reverse roles?

Is Jalen Green a point guard? Is Kevin Porter Jr.?

A conversion to Sengunism

Give your most talented players opportunities. Always.

Kevin Porter Jr. is not a finished product, but he has come a long way

Kevin Porter Jr may never be a traditional point guard, but he has come a long way

Josh Christopher deserves spot in Rockets rotation

Josh Christopher has been buried on Houston’s bench. That should change.

Are Jalen Green and Kevin Porter Jr. right for each other?

The Rockets have one of the most exciting young backcourts in the NBA, but is it going to work long term?

Jalen Green: They hate him because he’s beautiful

There are a lot of staunch Green critics, and most of them are wrong.

Rockets 2022-2023 player previews: Jalen Green

Exploring options for Rockets’ 2023 draft pick from Bucks

Everyone’s talking about Victor Wembanyama and Scoot Henderson - what about Baba Miller?

Three takeaways from Rockets vs. Heat: The good and the bad

The Rockets took an L against Miami. Here’s what we learned.

With three starters out, several Rockets impressed the coaching staff

Houston had some guys step up against the Raptors.

One area each Rockets starter must improve on in 2022-2023

Houston is a young team. That means there’s plenty of space to get better. Here’s how they can do it.

Where does Usman Garuba rank among the NBA’s unknowns?

How will the second year player factor into the Rockets’ rotation?

Can Jabari Smith Jr. be a center in the future?

Should the Houston Rockets be thinking outside of the box with their rookie forward?

Should the Rockets trade for Cam Reddish?

Reddish has fallen short of expectations in his career to date. Should the Rockets gamble on his upside?

How prolific of a passer can Alperen Şengün become?

With a knack for making incredible reads, should the second year pro operate as a point center?

Is Boban Marjanovic sticking around?

Rumors are swirling that the Rockets might keep the veteran big man.

What do the Rockets need from Jabari Smith Jr.?

Smith Jr.’s underdeveloped handle may impede his path to superstardom - or it may not matter.

Celebrate International Left-Handers Day with the Rockets

From John Lucas II to Kevin Porter Jr., the Rockets have had a long history of smooth southpaws.

Who should be the Rockets’ scapegoat in 22-23?

Early preparation often pays off!

Who should be Rockets’ backup point guard in 2022-23?

The Rockets will have two intriguing, unproven options for the role this coming season.

Rockets 2022-23 accolade aspirations

Who in the organization has a chance at bringing home some hardware this season?

Eric Gordon is still valuable to Rockets whether traded or not

Eric Gordon will show his value of being a mentor to the younger players on and off the court.

What should we expect from Jalen Green in 2022-23?

If Green makes the same statisical leaps as his peers, where will he land?

Why a contract extension now is good for Rockets and Kevin Porter Jr.

The two sides want to come to an agreement soon, according to reports.

What we learned from the Las Vegas Summer League

It’s time to put a bow on the 2022-23 Las Vegas Summer League. How will this experience carry into the season?

Jabari Smith’s confidence is growing on offense

Although his defense has been a great highlight, Jabari Smith’s offense is improving for the Rockets in Summer League.

Jabari Smith could help the Rockets reverse two troubling trends

Smith looks like he’s exactly what the Rockets needed.

Can Tari Eason be the steal of the 2022 draft?

Eason fell to the Rockets at 17. Were there any good reasons?