Houston Rockets: Roster Preview, Predictions and Storylines to Watch in 2012-13

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Houston Rockets: Roster Preview, Predictions and Storylines to Watch in 2012-13
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The Houston Rockets have been a fringe playoff contender for three straight seasons, finishing ninth in the Western Conference in each of those years.

Saddled with the horrible dilemma of not being talented enough to contend but decent enough not to bottom out, the Rockets have been stagnant. GM Daryl Morey was sick and tired of that problem, and went out on a mission to change things.

Morey certainly accomplished his goal, as the Rockets' roster looks significantly different than it has in previous seasons. While he didn’t put together an enticing enough package to convince the Orlando Magic to send Dwight Howard—a player that was the ultimate prize this summer—there is now a young core of promising prospects in place that could change the landscape in Houston.

Let’s take a look at whom the organization acquired in the offseason, players it said goodbye to, the projected starting lineup and depth chart, the strengths and weaknesses of the roster, making some predictions and much more in the 2012-13 Houston Rockets season preview.

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