Most of all, it's the Houston Rockets. Too often owners come off buddy-buddy, like mayors exchanging baskets of food instead of cutthroat men trying for every advantage and wanting to crush one another. LeBron and a bunch of dudes although Brandon Ingram and Lonzo Ball certainly have the potential to become stars, someday. Please check the opt-in box to acknowledge that you would like to subscribe. But it stings most for the Rockets, if only because they were so close last season -- and one month after being eliminated, their championship window might have already shut. With the addition of the best player on earth, the Lakers became projected as a win team -- and who knows what other top-notch acquisitions Rob Pelinka and Magic Johnson can bring to Staples Center now that the world's best player has planted his flag there. Maybe age plus the toll of four incredibly long seasons catches up to the Warriors next season, and they begin a regression.
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Thanks for signing up! Most of all, it's the Houston Rockets. You can't overstate what a gut punch the past few days have been to Rockets fans, who a little more than a month ago had two chances to knock off the dynastic Warriors -- two Western Conference Finals elimination games that the Rockets led by double-digits at halftime. Now, as the Cavaliers presumably shift to rebuilding mode, the Celtics also avoid the possibility that LeBron-in-Philadelphia would elevate the 76ers to the favorite in the East. The Rockets will shift from the best regular-season team in the NBA -- a group that was this close to winning a title -- to the best of the rest, just one more "almost-there" or "not-quite" in a league that's becoming filled with them. Please enter an email address.