NBA Trade Rumors: 5 Scenarios for the Houston Rockets

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NBA Trade Rumors: 5 Scenarios for the Houston Rockets
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The Rockets have struggled this year, no question about it. Losing tonight to the Mavericks puts them at 22-26, sure it could be worse, but it could be a lot better. The Rockets "thing" this year is either blowing leads in the fourth quarter or teasing us Rockets fans with a comeback.

With the trade deadline less than a month away, the Rockets need to make a decision, blow up and rebuild or go all in and trade for a star. Obviously, fans would prefer the latter, but as superstars are few and far between on the trade market (Melo is NOT a superstar), it's going to be tricky. GM Daryl Morey is one of the best at what he does, compiling above average role players and assets that could be traded to acquire that superstar.

But who is that player that would secure the Rockets a playoff spot and bring them back to their greatness of two decades ago? Is it Carmelo? Is it Chris Paul?

Well, let's take a look at 10 possible trade scenarios that can catapult the Rockets back to the playoffs and possibly beyond them.

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