The Rockets lost their last game before the All-Star Break to the Philadelphia 76ers.
That is a tough loss because instead of being three games out of .500, they are now five games out.
Certainly not helping the playoff chase.
But the All-Star Break will allow players to rest, relax and prepare for a fairly easy schedule full of home games.
But is it too late?
Rockets fans are expecting a trade, which they seem to expect every year. Some are praying for Carmelo; others are hoping for draft picks and young talent. Whomever they acquire, it should be exciting to welcome in the new players.
Another season of injuries plagued Houston and once again has put them in a situation where they are unlikely to make the playoffs. Seems like the same old thing for Rockets fans every year—truly unfortunate for the players and their fans.
But enough of that.
Here are 10 bold predictions for the Houston Rockets after the All-Star Break.