Both played together with the Clippers for three seasons (2015-2017). You can’t really put a price on happiness. Rivers is in his seventh season in the NBA after being drafted 10th overall in the 2013 draft by the New Orleans Hornets. Jose Altuve error leads to Rays' outburst, Game 3... Padres say Tommy Pham in 'good condition' after... Texas is the most intriguing political state in the country this fall, Texas social workers can now refuse to work with LGBTQ and disabled clients, Trump aides seek to set aside division and plan for final sprint to Election Day, Houston billionaire charged with biggest tax evasion case in U.S. history, feds say, 5 spots to see the most beautiful fall foliage in Texas, Takeaways from the Rockets' win against the Spurs. The Houston Rockets didn’t make any big splashes in the first 24 hours of free agency, but the team has done some work to bring back a core that has been exceptional in the regular season, and only losing to the Western Conference champion Golden State Warriors for the last two seasons. It's funny. While the Rockets didn't win an NBA title in that span, they were a clear success story by almost any measure. All Rights Reserved, This is a BETA experience. LAKE BUENA VISTA, FLORIDA - AUGUST 09: Austin Rivers #25 of the Houston Rockets shoots the ball ... [+] against Justin James #10 of the Sacramento Kings during the second half at HP Field House at ESPN Wide World Of Sports Complex on August 9, 2020 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Jonathan Feigen on the acquisition only at HoustonChronicle.com: Rockets to sign guard Austin Rivers. 1. This fact would seem to indicate that the fit of Rivers and Westbrook together isn’t the best, possibly because neither player is a good shooter.”. Houston played just 16 possessions this season against the Thunder without either Westbrook or James Harden on the floor, but these all came when the game was out of reach. I was like, 'I got to go.'

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He played there for a few seasons before being traded for Marcin Gortat this past offseason. The latest stats, facts, news and notes on Austin Rivers of the Houston 2 in the league in overall wins, and they currently have the NBA’s longest streak at eight consecutive playoff berths. He's a Hall of Fame point guard. 8. In a game like tomorrow, just thrown into the fire, you just have to play hard and just go have fun and everything will naturally come together.". Rivers led Winter Park High School to back-to-back Florida 6A state championships in 2010 and 2011.