3:27 AM EDT, Tue August 04, 2015
The Dream Shake Jul 15, 2015

Why the Rockets shouldn't trade for Ty Lawson

For both on- and off-court reasons. Since the season ended, there has been one apple of Rockets fans' eyes that looks better than the rest: Ty Lawson. The speedy Nuggets point guard seems very attainable in a trade, and the Rockets have a hole at point guard. James Harden has asked for a playmaker to play alongside him, and Lawson is nothing if not a playmaker. And I mean nothing: he shoots from deep worse than Patrick Beverley, and has a reputation as a minus defender. Yesterday, Lawson was arrested for his second DUI in seven months, which was a violation of the probation for his first...
The Dream Shake Jul 7, 2015

Rockets take best free agency course, get bargains on Patrick Beverley and Corey

Now, it's time to finalize the roster As most expected, the Rockets decided to bring the band back together, signing Patrick Beverley and Corey Brewer to multi-year deals over the holiday weekend. Considering signing LaMarcus Aldridge was a pipe dream — and a rather expensive one at that — this was really the only logical move for Daryl Morey this offseason. No point guard on the free agency market fits the Rockets better than Beverley, and there might not be a bench wing on earth who fits the Rockets better than Brewer. He was indispensable in the playoffs, and Beverley was missed. It...

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