Originally written on Fox Sports Houston  |  Last updated 2/6/12
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The problem with being Rockets point guard Kyle Lowry is that anonymity is difficult to overcome, a near impossible tide to stem. Three weeks into this season Lowry had done as good a job of shoehorning his name into the national dialogue on talented point guards as anyone who became a full-time starter the previous season could. Wading through the muck of Chris Paul, Steve Nash, Tony Parker and Russell Westbrook is a difficult task, particularly for the hard-nosed-yet-unknown Philadelphian, someone who first had to wait for his franchise to jettison the guy (Aaron Brooks) ahead of him in the rotation. Methodically things fell into place. Lowry played exceptionally last season and established himself as an unquestioned leader once Brooks was sent to Phoenix at the trading deadline. He opened this season with a flourish, averaging 17.8 points, 9.3 assists and 6.9 rebounds through the Rockets' opening 12 games. He was on the radar if but a blip, inspiring conversation as an up-and-c...
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