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Houston Rockets Roster Report 2009-03-29


Houston Rockets Roster Report 2009-03-29
ROTATION: Starters -- Point guard Aaron Brooks, Shooting guard Ron Artest, Small forward Shane Battier, Power forward Luis Scola, Center Yao Ming. Bench ? Guard Kyle Lowry, Guard Von Wafer, Forward Chuck Hayes, Guard Brent Barry.

PLAYER NOTES:

--C Yao Ming made seven of 11 shots for his 21 points Saturday, adding 15 rebounds for his 34th double-double of the season, matching his career high. He had a double-double by halftime for the fourth time this season.

--F Shane Battier continued his late-season offensive turnaround, making all four of his shots and all five of his free throws to score 15 points. He added four rebounds and four assists. Battier has made 10 of 15 3-pointers in the past five games.

--G Aaron Brooks had 21 points on 9-of-17 shooting, giving him consecutive games of at least 20 points for the first time in his career. He has 10 20-point games in his career, with nine coming this season.

MEDICAL WATCH:

--Carl Landry (gunshot surface wound, left calf) is out.

--Tracy McGrady (microfracture, left knee) is out.

--Joey Dorsey (plantar fasciits) is out.


Author: Fox Sports
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Added: March 29, 2009

 

 
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