FIVE STRAIGHT

After terrible start, Rockets are suddenly playing ball

Christian Wood and the Houston Rockets have come alive.

After 15 straight losses and a 1-16 record, the Rockets have now won five in a row after Friday night's 118-116 win over the Orlando Magic.

Eric Gordon broke a tie game with a clutch drive and score with 0.9 seconds left, giving Houston the win.

Gordon was red hot, hitting 10-14 shots for 24 points and Wood shook off a rough start to finish with 20 points and 14 boards.

Garrison Mathews missed his first six threes but then hit three in a row in the fourth that were huge.

Kevin Porter Jr., who was questionable to play with a thigh injury, reaggravated the injury and did not return to the game after halftime.

Houston Rockets News

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2021
State of the Rockets Future By Clutch
Taking a look at the 2021-22 Houston Rockets from a player development and future perspective
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SATURDAY, JULY 31, 2021
Recapping the Houston Rockets 2021 NBA Draft By Clutch
Dave Hardisty and David Weiner go in depth on the podcast on how the Houston Rockets did in the 2021 NBA Draft
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FRIDAY, JULY 30, 2021
Rockets reel in historic haul in 2021 NBA Draft By Clutch
Grading the Rockets four first-round picks in the 2021 NBA Draft and why the future is bright in Clutch City
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FRIDAY, JULY 30, 2021
Houston Rockets Salary Cap Update: 2021 Post-Draft Edition By David Weiner
Breaking down the Houston Rockets complete salary cap situation as they finish the draft and head towards free agency
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THURSDAY, JULY 29, 2021
Draft Notes: Green, Mobley and the Rockets choices at 23, 24 By Clutch
How Jalen Green and Evan Mobley will always be linked and who we view as ideal choices for the Rockets late in the first round
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MONDAY, JULY 26, 2021
Enjoy the Ride, the Rockets have the second pick By Trey Kline
After a brutal season of basketball in Houston, NBA Draft Week is here -- and for Rockets fans, there's a lot to be thankful for
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THURSDAY, JULY 22, 2021
Houston's options heading into the 2021 NBA Draft By Clutch
David Weiner ("BimaThug") joins Dave Hardisty as they talk about Jalen Green, Evan Mobley and all the prospects potentially available to the Houston Rockets entering the 2021 NBA Draft
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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23, 2021
Rockets avoid OKC trap, land #2 pick of NBA Draft By Clutch
Dave Hardisty and David Weiner discuss how outrageously fortunate the Houston Rockets are to come away with the #2 pick
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