Originally posted on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 2/21/13
If the Houston Rockets do not make a big push into the playoffs this season they are going to be positioned well to do so in the future. Throughout the off-season there wasn't a team busier than the Houston Rockets. General Manager Daryl Morey had the team make a plethora of moves. With the exception of picking up Jeremy Lin and James Harden they were all more or less chess moves looking towards a bigger move. The team has yet to make the big move, but with its recent trade it certainly took a big step in the right direction. Pending league approval the Rockets will be sending Patrick Patterson, Cole Aldrich and Toney Douglas to the Sacramento Kings and Marcus Morris to the Phoenix Suns. In return they got Thomas Robinson, Francisco Garcia and Tyler Honeycutt from the Kings. The Suns sent a second round pick for Morris. For Houston it is a win-win proposition. None of the players traded were major contributors to the team. Patterson was the most v...
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