2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
53-29, 1st in Southwest

The Right Time: Morey sending signals? Serena meeting 'father time'?

Bomani weighs in on the Russell Westbrook trade and recaps meeting Zion in Vegas (0:35). Plus, he dishes on whether or not it is fair to suggest "father time" is catching up with Serena Williams in wake of her loss to Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final (15:32) and Baxter Holmes' story about how the specialization of child athletes is causing serious health issues (26:20). An IYHH featuring a hoverboard flying over "Bastille Day" in Paris (37:10) and inspirational voicemails from listeners dealing with blackouts cap things off (49:19).

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23hTim MacMahon

Sources: Rockets owner Fertitta fined $25K

Sources confirmed to ESPN that Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta was fined for commenting about the Russell Westbrook trade before the deal was official.

Jalen: Harden can't treat Westbrook like CP3 (1:38)

Woj Pod; Westbrook Trade, Harden, Steve Nash

Houston Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni joins The Woj Pod to discuss the Chris Paul/Russell Westbrook trade, tensions within the Rockets locker room, why James Harden's voice is so important in personnel decisions, coaching the season without an extension, how he's had to compromise his offensive system to fit Harden's talents, working for a new, hands-on owner and a lingering regret of how he coached the Suns/Spurs battles a decade ago.

Clemons scores 18 for Rockets in win over Nuggets (1:04)
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Westbrook 'eternally grateful' to Oklahoma City

Longtime Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, now bound for Houston, took to Instagram on Friday to thank the Oklahoma City community, saying he was "eternally grateful" for the 11 years he spent with the organization.

Harden on Westbrook trade: 'Russ wasn't happy' (0:28)
Barkley: Westbrook must give up PG position to Harden (1:55)
Stephen A. optimistic about Harden-Westbrook combo (1:16)
Stephen A. blames D'Antoni for CP3 and Harden not working (1:59)
Woj: CP3 will likely be redirected from OKC after Westbrook trade (1:51)
Westbrook closes the door on 11 years with OKC (2:00)
Westbrook and Harden's best plays together in OKC (1:17)
MacMahon: Harden's desire to play with Westbrook finalized trade (1:10)
Woj: Thunder moved quickly on Westbrook deal, might look to flip CP3 (1:50)

Hoop Collective: Russ traded for CP3

Brian Windhorst, Royce Young and Tim MacMahon hop on an emergency podcast to discuss the dramatic trade that sent Russell Westbrook to Houston for Chris Paul.

Stephen A.: Westbrook, Harden together again? 'Lord, have mercy!' (1:38)

David Purdum ESPN Staff Writer 

After the reported trade for Russell Westbrook on Thursday, Caesars Sportsbook moved the Rockets from 10-1 to 7-1 to win the 2019-20 NBA title, behind only the Los Angeles Lakers (7-2), Los Angeles Clippers (4-1) and Milwaukee Bucks (9-2).

Team Stats

Points Per Game113.911th
Rebounds Per Game42.128th
Assists Per Game21.228th
Points Allowed109.121st

Team History