While other teams get more shine and attention out west, the Houston Rockets have quietly amassed a 35-17 record, while playing both ends of the floor as a unit.
The Rockets held off the Minnesota Timberwolves 107-89 Monday night for their sixth consecutive victory.
James Harden has meshed well with Dwight Howard, and the all star shooting guard told the Houston Chronicle that it’s actually scary how good a team they can really be.
James Harden: "We have a long way to go, a long way to go. But it's scary how good we can be."
— Jonathan Feigen (@Jonathan_Feigen) February 11, 2014
I’m not sold on the defense yet, but the Rockets currently sit 5th in the west conference where parity is running amok.