Report: Rockets to pursue LaMarcus Aldridge and Kevin Love


The are expected to chase power forwards and in free agency, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein. Rockets forward will likely be on the move soon. As in before Thursday’s draft.

Hearing ever-aggressive Rockets are plotting ways to try to crash thi be allowed to join Real Madrid.Belgian Hazard, 28, has 12 months left on his contract at Stamford Bridge but is desperate to switch to the Bernabeu this summer.Leboeuf told The Sun: “Eden has one year, so he has to go. The club have to think finans summer’s free-agent chases for both Kevin Love and LaMarcus Aldridge

— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine)

Cap space is not Houston’s friend at the moment, but word is they will try to get in the mix for both Love and Aldridge as Rockets often do

— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine)

It wouldn’t be free agency if Houston general manager Daryl Morey wasn’t trying to acquire every star player available. He barely missed on last summer, and he hasn’t given up trying to get an elite power forward to support and . 

t can play anywhere the manager wants.Speaking with Icons, Pogba says he is happy to play where the team needs him most.”(I can play) On the right, on the left, up front. I do not care much. I can play behind the attackers, in front of the defence. Ithe , but Houston hasn’t been mentioned as a team on his list. He is from Texas, though, and the Rockets would look like a title contender if they managed to acquanger.England full-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka was sold to Manchester United for £50m in the summer while Wilf Zaha stayed despite big interest from other clubs.Asked if the sale of Wan-Bissaka represented a success for the South London club, the Eagles ire him. 

Love might be even trickier. It’s unclear where he stands with the . , but he could also take meetings with teams. On paper, Houston looks like as good a situation as any, but he’d have to be content with continuing to share the ball and the spotlight with two other stars. He would likely face a lot of backlash if he turned his back on and for Harden and Howard.

Jones had injury issues last season but has developed into a versatile, effective player with the Rockets. He is owed $2.5 million next season and will be a restricted free agent after that. Perhaps they can get a decent draft pick for him.

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