There will be no shortage of candidates wanting to take the reins of the Rockets. The grand experiment of small ball has yet to produce a true verdict on whether it can carry a team to the title. The Rox live by the three and die by it.
Hate on James all you want. He remains the best pure scorer the game has seen in a very long time. In the midst of all the doubles this week, he showed what he is capable of creating. He just needs the timing to be right.