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Houston Rockets Roster Report 2009-05-29


Houston Rockets Roster Report 2009-05-29
ROTATION: Starters -- Point guard Aaron Brooks, Shooting guard Ron Artest, Small forward Shane Battier, Power forward Luis Scola, Center Chuck Hayes. Bench -- Guard Kyle Lowry, Guard Von Wafer, Forward Carl Landry.

PLAYER NOTES:

--G Aaron Brooks finished the series leading the Rockets in scoring in every game since Yao Ming's injury, but he struggled badly in the losses. He made just 4 of 13 shots in Game 7, scoring 13 points with three assists and five turnovers.

--F Luis Scola never matched his sudden offensive burst from Game 6, making just 4 of 12 shots for 11 points with just six rebounds.

--G Ron Artest made just 3 of 10 shots, scoring seven points, his third game in single digits in the series. He made just 28 percent of his shots in the last three games of the series.

MEDICAL WATCH:

--Yao Ming (hairline fracture, left foot) is out.

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

--Dikembe Mutombo (rupture left knee tendon) is out.


Author: Fox Sports
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Added: May 29, 2009

 

 
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