The young Rockets are eager to see what they can do in James Harden's second season in Houston.
The Rockets reached the playoffs for the first time since 2009 and battled back from a 3-0 deficit before being eliminated by the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 6.
Harden was traded to the Rockets just days before the season opener, leaving him little time to bond with his teammates before stepping in as the leader in Houston.
''Now we have an entire summer together,'' Harden said. ''This was definitely a great learning experience, but now we can use the summertime to get better.''
When asked how the time would help the Rockets, Harden couldn't narrow it down to just one thing.
''Confidence, chemistry - everything,'' Harden said. ''Kind of knowing where each other will be on the court. Getting a feel for each other off the court will help us just as much on the court. So, it's going to help us build our relationship u...