Turns out Charles Barkley may very well be wrong (yet again, Chuck) in describing the 2009-10 Houston Rockets as ôthe worst team in the West.ö First of all, Trevor Ariza and Aaron Brooks are turning out to be a lot better than advertised. In addition, Shane Battier is a born leader and is more than equipped to guide this team through this season and beyond. When asked about this seasonÆs teamÆs resilience, Battier noted that it was a testament to the guys in the locker room. ôWe have guys who donÆt make a lot of excusesùthey play to win, regardless of the situation,ö Battier said following the Rockets 111-107 victory over Portland in their home opener. ôI donÆt know if people take that for granted or what, but itÆs rare in sports. This is the third year weÆve faced pretty signi ...
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