Houston Rockets Regular Season Rosters

2018-2019 Houston Rockets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
15 Clint Capela PF 6-10 240 4 Chalon-Sur-Saone (France) 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 25 Switzerland UFA-2023
2 Chris Chiozza PG 6-0 175 0 Florida 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States TO-2020; RFA-2021
6 Gary Clark SF 6-8 225 0 Cincinnati 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2021
0 Trevon Duval PG 6-2 189 0 Duke 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2019
12 Vince Edwards SF 6-8 225 0 Purdue 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States RFA-2019
35 Kenneth Faried F 6-8 220 7 Morehead State 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States UFA-2019
5 Michael Frazier G 6-4 200 0 Florida 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States TO-2020; RFA-2021
10 Eric Gordon G 6-4 215 10 Indiana 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States UFA-2020
14 Gerald Green GF 6-7 205 11 Gulf Shores Academy (Texas) 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States UFA-2019
13 James Harden SG 6-5 220 9 Arizona State 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States PO-2022; UFA-2023
55 Isaiah Hartenstein PF 7-0 249 0 Zalgiris (Lithuania) 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States / Germany RFA-2021
4 Danuel House F 6-7 207 2 Texas A&M 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2019
42 Maybyner Nene C 6-11 250 16 Vasco da Gama (Brazil) 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Brazil PO-2019; UFA-2020
3 Chris Paul PG 6-0 175 13 Wake Forest 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States PO-2021; UFA-2022
25 Austin Rivers SG 6-4 200 6 Duke 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States UFA-2019
1 Iman Shumpert G 6-5 220 7 Georgia Tech 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States UFA-2019
4 P.J. Tucker SF 6-6 245 7 Texas 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 5 United States UFA-2021
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2018-2019 Houston Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters C. Paul J. Harden E. Gordon P. Tucker C. Capela
Rotation   A. Rivers I. Shumpert    
Lim PT C. Chiozza M. Frazier G. Green D. House M. Nene
Lim PT T. Duval   V. Edwards G. Clark K. Faried
Lim PT         I. Hartenstein

Houston Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Marko Todorovic C 2013 Rnd 2 Pick 15 Montenegro
Sergio Llull PG 2009 Rnd 2 Pick 4 Spain
Tadija Dragicevic PF 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 23 Serbia
Axel Hervelle PF 2005 Rnd 2 Pick 22 Belgium
Sergei Lishouk FC 2004 Rnd 2 Pick 20 Ukraine
Venson Hamilton F 1999 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States / Spain

Houston Free Agent Rights Retained

Name Pos FA Status Nationality
Tarik Black PF (U) Non-Bird United States
Markel Brown SG (U) Non-Bird United States
Joe Johnson SG (U) Non-Bird United States

2018-2019 Houston Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
James Harden All-NBA First Team (2019)
James Harden Player Of The Month (Dec 18, Jan 19, Mar 19)
James Harden Player Of The Week (12/17/18, 12/31/18, 01/21/19, 03/25/19)
James Harden Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (2019)

2018-2019 Houston Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
James Harden 78 36.8 36.1 6.6 7.5 2.0 0.7 5.0
Clint Capela 67 33.6 16.6 12.7 1.4 0.7 1.5 1.4
Eric Gordon 68 31.7 16.2 2.2 1.9 0.6 0.4 1.3
Chris Paul 58 32.0 15.6 4.6 8.2 2.0 0.3 2.6
Gerald Green 73 20.2 9.2 2.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.8
P.J. Tucker 82 34.2 7.3 5.8 1.2 1.6 0.5 0.8
Austin Rivers 47 28.6 8.7 1.9 2.3 0.6 0.3 0.7
Danuel House 39 25.1 9.4 3.6 1.0 0.5 0.3 0.9
Kenneth Faried 25 24.4 12.9 8.2 0.7 0.6 0.8 1.1
James Ennis 40 23.7 7.3 2.9 0.7 0.9 0.4 0.6
Maybyner Nene 42 13.0 3.6 2.9 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.3
Gary Clark 51 12.6 2.9 2.3 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.1
Carmelo Anthony 10 29.4 13.4 5.4 0.5 0.4 0.7 0.8
Iman Shumpert 20 19.1 4.5 2.7 1.1 0.6 0.2 0.6
Michael Carter-Williams 16 9.0 4.3 0.8 1.3 0.6 0.4 0.6
Isaiah Hartenstein 28 7.9 1.9 1.7 0.5 0.2 0.4 0.5
Brandon Knight 12 9.8 3.0 0.8 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.4
Marquese Chriss 16 6.5 1.8 1.8 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.8
James Nunnally 2 18.8 4.5 0.5 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Chris Chiozza 7 4.6 0.9 0.6 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.1
Vince Edwards 2 7.9 1.5 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Zhou Qi 1 0.9 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Terrence Jones 2 2.5 1.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5

Houston Rockets Future Free Agent Details

2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Gerald Green (UFA)
Maybyner Nene (PO)
Iman Shumpert (UFA)
Kenneth Faried (UFA)
Austin Rivers (UFA)
Vince Edwards (RFA)
Trevon Duval (RFA)
Danuel House (RFA)
Eric Gordon (UFA)
Michael Frazier (TO)
Chris Chiozza (TO)
Chris Paul (PO)
P.J. Tucker (UFA)
Michael Frazier (RFA)
Chris Chiozza (RFA)
Isaiah Hartenstein (RFA)
Gary Clark (RFA)
James Harden (PO)
Clint Capela (UFA)

Houston Rockets Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2019To CLETo NYK
2020OwnHOU 31-39 to SAC then GOS to DAL; or more favorable of HOU 40-60 and GOS to DAL then other to SAC (via DAL swap of GOS for HOU); MEM 56-60 (via CHI)
2021OwnOwn or swap for PHL
2022OwnTo CLE
2023OwnOwn
2024OwnOwn
2025OwnOwn

Houston Rockets Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2020 second round draft pick from Memphis
Memphis' 2020 2nd round pick to Chicago protected for selections 56-60 or to Houston (via Chicago) protected for selections 31-55 (Memphis' obligation to Chicago or Houston will thereafter be extinguished) [Chicago-Memphis, 1/3/2019; Chicago-Houston, 1/7/2019]

2021 second round draft pick from Philadelphia (swap, Houston outgoing)
Houston has the right to swap its 2021 2nd round pick for Philadelphia's 2021 2nd round pick [Houston-Philadelphia, 2/7/2019]

2019 first round draft pick to Cleveland
Houston's 2019 1st round pick to Cleveland [Cleveland-Houston-Sacramento, 2/7/2019]

2019 second round draft pick to New York
Houston's 2019 2nd round pick to New York [Houston-New York, 2/19/2015]

2020 second round draft pick to Dallas or Sacramento
Dallas will receive the more favorable of Golden State's 2020 2nd round pick and Houston's 2020 2nd round pick protected for selections 31-39 and Sacramento will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Dallas' right to swap Golden State for Houston); if the Houston pick falls within its protected range, then Dallas will instead receive the Golden State pick and Sacramento will instead receive the Houston pick [Dallas-Golden State, 7/7/2016; Dallas-Houston, 8/2/2018; Cleveland-Houston-Sacramento, 2/7/2019]

2022 second round draft pick to Cleveland
Houston's 2022 2nd round pick to Cleveland [Cleveland-Houston-Sacramento, 2/7/2019]

2018-2019 Houston Rockets Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Clint Capela was selected as the #25 pick in the First Round of the 2014 NBA Draft by the Houston Rockets. Clint Capela signed a multi-year contract with the Houston Rockets on July 23, 2014. Clint Capela re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on July 27, 2018.

Isaiah Hartenstein was selected as the #13 pick in the Second Round of the 2017 NBA Draft by the Houston Rockets. Isaiah Hartenstein signed a multi-year contract with the Houston Rockets on July 25, 2018.

Acquired via Trade

James Harden was acquired in a trade by the Houston Rockets from the Oklahoma City Thunder on October 27, 2012. James Harden signed a multi-year extension with the Houston Rockets on October 31, 2012. James Harden re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on July 9, 2016. James Harden signed a multi-year extension with the Houston Rockets on July 9, 2016. James Harden signed a multi-year extension with the Houston Rockets on July 7, 2017.

Chris Paul was acquired in a trade by the Houston Rockets from the Los Angeles Clippers on June 28, 2017. Chris Paul re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on July 7, 2018.

Iman Shumpert was acquired in a trade by the Houston Rockets from the Sacramento Kings on February 7, 2019.

Acquired via Free Agency

Chris Chiozza signed a contract with the Houston Rockets on February 22, 2019. Chris Chiozza re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on March 23, 2019.

Gary Clark signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on December 6, 2018.

Kenneth Faried signed a contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on January 21, 2019.

Michael Frazier signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on April 6, 2019.

Eric Gordon signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on July 9, 2016.

Gerald Green signed a contract with the Houston Rockets on December 28, 2017. Gerald Green re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on July 9, 2018.

Danuel House signed a contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on March 13, 2019.

Maybyner Nene signed a contract with the Houston Rockets on July 19, 2016. Maybyner Nene re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on July 6, 2017.

Austin Rivers signed a contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on December 24, 2018.

P.J. Tucker signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Houston Rockets on July 6, 2017.

2018-2019 Houston Rockets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Tilman Fertitta Owner 2017-2018 Advisory Director (Houston Rockets, 2014 to 2017)
Thad Brown Chief Executive Officer 2006-2007 Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing (Houston Rockets, 2002 to 2006)
Marcus Jolibois Chief Financial Officer 1994-1995 N/A
Rick Liem Chief Financial Officer 2017-2018 N/A
Gretchen Sheirr Chief Revenue Officer 2017-2018 Vice President of Sales and Services (Houston Rockets, 2010 to 2017)
Rafael Stone General Counsel, Executive VP of Basketball Operations 2004-2005 N/A
Steve Scheinthal General Counsel 2017-2018 N/A
Scott Andrews VP 2012-2013 N/A
Mike D'Antoni Head Coach 2016-2017 Associate Head Coach (Philadelphia Sixers, 2015 to 2016)
T.R. Dunn Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2011 to 2014)
Brett Gunning Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Orlando Magic, 2012 to 2015)
Roy Rogers Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
Keith Jones Senior VP of Basketball Operations 2007-2008 Head Athletic Trainer (Houston Rockets, 1996 to 2014)
Eli Witus Executive VP of Basketball Operations, VP of Basketball Operations, Assistant General Manager 2013-2014 Basketball Operations Analyst (Houston Rockets, 2008 to 2013)
Anthony Nila Director of International Scouting 1992-1993 N/A
John Cho Video Coordinator 2008-2009 N/A
Brent Johnson Personnel Scout 1994-1995 N/A
Monte McNair Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 Director of Basketball Operations (Rio Grande Valley Vipers, 2012 to 2012)
Daryl Morey General Manager, Managing Director of Basketball Operations 2007-2008 Assistant General Manager (Houston Rockets, 2005 to 2007)
Jesse Mermuys Director of Player Development 2012-2013 Advance Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2009 to 2012)
Josh Powell Player Development Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Jason Biles Head Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 Director of Performance Rehabilitation (Houston Rockets, 2010 to )
Motoki Fujii Assistant Athletic Trainer 2013-2014 N/A
Bill Worrell TV Broadcaster 1983-1984 N/A
Clyde Drexler TV Broadcaster 2005-2006 Assistant Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2001 to 2002)
Matt Bullard TV Broadcaster 2005-2006 N/A
Craig Ackerman Radio Broadcaster 2008-2009 N/A
Matt Thomas Radio Broadcaster 2017-2018 N/A
John Paul Stevenson Public Address Announcer 2006-2007 Public Address Announcer (Memphis Grizzlies, 2001 to 2006)