DRAFT AND STASH

Rockets pass on draft by adding Euro-stash, dumping second pick

It just wouldn't be the NBA Draft if the Rockets didn't get involved heavily in rumors only to underwhelm their fans. Daryl Morey and company didn't make any trades Thursday night and opted to punt on the draft, selecting a draft-and-stash young center from Germany and trading away their second selection. The Rockets drafted 19-year old seven-footer Isaiah Hartenstein, a player they hope to keep overseas for a season or two. They traded the 45th pick (Dillon Brooks) to Memphis for a future second rounder. So now we head to what the Rockets hope is the real interesting part -- free agency.

Houston Rockets News

THURSDAY, JUNE 22, 2017
Rockets select German center Isaiah Hartenstein in second round By Clutch
Rockets are preparing for free agency, selecting a draft-and-stash center and unloading their additional second round pick.
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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21, 2017
Rockets sign Daryl Morey to four-year extension By Clutch
SPLASH! The Rockets have their general manager locked up for five more years.
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TUESDAY, JUNE 20, 2017
Dwight Howard has been traded, showing how much the league has changed By Clutch
A year after leaving the Rockets to sign with his hometown Hawks, Dwight Howard was traded to Charlotte.
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TUESDAY, JUNE 20, 2017
Houston's chances of landing a star this summer By Clutch
Big names are on the block and the Rockets are interested, but who do they have a realistic chance of getting?
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THURSDAY, MAY 18, 2017
James Harden named First Team All-NBA -- and it was unanimous By Clutch
Not Kawhi, Westbrook or LeBron -- Only James Harden was a unanimous First Team All-NBA selection.
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SUNDAY, MAY 7, 2017
The Harden Pick and Roll: We Have A Problem By Carl Fudge
How the Spurs have been effective guarding the potent James Harden pick and roll.
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TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2017
Rockets vs Spurs: Breaking Down the Game 1 Beatdown By Carl Fudge
Taking a look at how the Houston Rockets stunned the world with a Game 1 rout of the Spurs in San Antonio.
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SUNDAY, APRIL 30, 2017
Kawhi Leonard and his ever-changing pivot foot By Clutch
The Rockets will have plenty to deal with trying to contain the Spurs' Kawhi Leonard.
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