Victor Oladipo’s lack of long-term commitment to the team could force the Houston Rockets to find a trade partner for the two-time All-Star.
The Houston Rockets banked on their star backcourt duo of Victor Oladipo and John Wall as they turned back Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers.
After the widely-documented deal that landed James Harden on the Brooklyn Nets, two quality players in Victor Oladipo and P.J. Tucker are still gaining tons of trade interest around the league.
John Wall impressed yet again as he led the James Harden-less Houston Rockets to their second consecutive victory.
Houston Rockets star James Harden has now added the Portland Trail Blazers and the Boston Celtics to his preferred trade destinations.
The Houston Rockets are becoming more aggressive in trading James Harden, with reports saying that the team is also negotiating with multiple playoff contenders.
Sophomore forward Talen Horton-Tucker came through for the Lakers, while the Rockets impressed in their debut even without superstar James Harden.
The Houston Rockets and the Washington Wizards have agreed to swap point guards Russell Westbrook and John Wall.
The Philadelphia 76ers and the Brooklyn Nets have emerged as preferred trade destinations for James Harden, who now wants out of Houston.
The Brooklyn Nets are now negotiating with the Houston Rockets on a trade that would pair James Harden with superstars Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant.