The offense was crisp, Aaron Brooks sliced through the defense, Luis Scola awoke in the second half, and much like the Blazers game, the Rockets fought off every run their opponent tried to make. Today, the Rockets had eight players, count them eight players, score in double figures against the Utah Jazz on the road. Rick Adelman's offense of cutting, and specifically looking to take advantage of scoring opportunities is finally workingùand the Rockets are following.á It starts with the initiation of the fast break, and it was apparent the Rockets plan from the devastating news of Yao Ming being out for the season was to run. In the preseason, they were committed to the causeùaveraging nearly twice the amount of fast-break points compared to last season. I originally brushed it off as b ...
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