Had this been a few seasons ago, the Houston Rockets would have been tantamount to the trade deadline.
It’s been a few seasons since Houston has been with the league’s elite — and the recent remodeling could extend that timeline — but progress still tops the team’s wish list.
Even so, the Rockets will be conducting their due diligence through the February 10th trade deadline to see what other teams are doing. As the deadline approaches, The Athletic’s Kelly Iko will be writing more in his notebook, leaving room for additional coverage, insights – and even trade suggestions for subscribers.
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