Houston Rockets Playoff Rosters

2007-2008 Houston Rockets Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Rafer Alston PG 6-2 175 Jul 24, 1976 31 Fresno State 8 1998 Rnd 2, Pick 10, Milwaukee Bucks
Shane Battier SF/PF 6-8 220 Sep 9, 1978 29 Duke 6 2001 Rnd 1, Pick 6, Vancouver Grizzlies
Aaron Brooks PG 6-0 161 Jan 14, 1985 23 Oregon 0 2007 Rnd 1, Pick 26, Houston Rockets
Steve Francis PG 6-3 195 Feb 21, 1977 31 Maryland 8 1999 Rnd 1, Pick 2, Vancouver Grizzlies
Mike Harris SF 6-6 242 Jun 15, 1983 24 Rice 0 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Chuck Hayes PF/C 6-6 240 Jun 11, 1983 24 Kentucky 2 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Luther Head PG 6-3 185 Nov 26, 1982 25 Illinois 2 2005 Rnd 1, Pick 24, Houston Rockets
Bobby Jackson PG 6-1 185 Mar 13, 1973 35 Minnesota 10 1997 Rnd 1, Pick 23, Seattle SuperSonics
Carl Landry PF 6-9 248 Sep 19, 1983 24 Purdue 0 2007 Rnd 2, Pick 1, Seattle SuperSonics
Tracy McGrady SG/SF 6-8 210 May 24, 1979 28 Mt. Zion Christian Academy (North Carolina) 10 1997 Rnd 1, Pick 9, Toronto Raptors
Dikembe Mutombo C 7-2 260 Jun 25, 1966 41 Georgetown 16 1991 Rnd 1, Pick 4, Denver Nuggets
Steve Novak PF 6-10 225 Jun 13, 1983 24 Marquette 1 2006 Rnd 2, Pick 2, Houston Rockets
Luis Scola PF/C 6-9 241 Apr 30, 1980 27 KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain) 0 2002 Rnd 2, Pick 27, San Antonio Spurs
Loren Woods C 7-1 245 Jun 21, 1978 29 Arizona 5 2001 Rnd 2, Pick 17, Minnesota Timberwolves
Yao Ming C 7-6 310 Sep 12, 1980 27 Shanghai Dongfang (China) 5 2002 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Houston Rockets

2007-2008 Playoff Matchups

Eastern Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Boston Celtics #8 Atlanta Hawks BOS in 7
First Round #2 Detroit Pistons #7 Philadelphia Sixers DET in 6
First Round #3 Orlando Magic #6 Toronto Raptors ORL in 5
First Round #4 Cleveland Cavaliers #5 Washington Wizards CLE in 6
Second Round #1 Boston Celtics #4 Cleveland Cavaliers BOS in 7
Second Round #2 Detroit Pistons #3 Orlando Magic DET in 5
Conference Finals #1 Boston Celtics #2 Detroit Pistons BOS in 6

Western Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Los Angeles Lakers #8 Denver Nuggets LAL in 4
First Round #2 New Orleans Hornets #7 Dallas Mavericks NOP in 5
First Round #3 San Antonio Spurs #6 Phoenix Suns SAS in 5
First Round #4 Utah Jazz #5 Houston Rockets UTA in 6
Second Round #1 Los Angeles Lakers #4 Utah Jazz LAL in 6
Second Round #2 New Orleans Hornets #3 San Antonio Spurs SAS in 7
Conference Finals #1 Los Angeles Lakers #3 San Antonio Spurs LAL in 5

NBA Finals
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals #1 Boston Celtics #1 Los Angeles Lakers BOS in 6

2007-2008 Houston Playoff Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Tracy McGrady 6 41.2 27.0 8.2 6.8 1.5 0.8 3.0
Luis Scola 6 36.7 14.0 9.3 1.3 0.7 0.2 2.0
Shane Battier 6 41.0 10.0 3.8 0.5 1.0 0.8 1.3
Rafer Alston 4 31.5 14.2 1.5 4.5 1.0 0.0 1.5
Bobby Jackson 6 23.0 8.7 1.7 1.5 0.8 0.0 0.7
Carl Landry 6 17.6 5.7 4.7 0.0 1.2 0.5 0.3
Aaron Brooks 6 8.3 4.2 1.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.5
Dikembe Mutombo 6 20.6 3.8 6.5 0.3 0.2 1.8 0.2
Chuck Hayes 6 18.0 2.3 4.7 0.8 0.5 1.0 0.7
Steve Novak 3 7.0 2.7 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0
Luther Head 5 8.9 0.8 0.4 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.8
Mike Harris 3 2.9 1.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Loren Woods 1 1.1 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2007-2008 Houston Rockets Opening Round Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Houston Leaders Utah Leaders
Apr 19, 2008
v.
Utah
L, 82-93 Toyota Center
Opening Round
0-1 PTS: 22. S. Battier
REB: 13. Luis Scola
AST: 7. T. McGrady
PTS: 21. A. Kirilenko
REB: 16. C. Boozer
AST: 10. D. Williams
Apr 21, 2008
v.
Utah
L, 84-90 Toyota Center
Opening Round
0-2 PTS: 23. T. McGrady
REB: 13. T. McGrady
AST: 9. T. McGrady
PTS: 22. D. Williams
REB: 16. Mehmet Okur
AST: 5. D. Williams
Apr 24, 2008
@
Utah
W, 92-94 Vivint Smart Home Arena
Opening Round
1-2 PTS: 27. T. McGrady
REB: 11. Carl Landry
AST: 7. T. McGrady
PTS: 28. D. Williams
REB: 13. C. Boozer
AST: 12. D. Williams
Apr 26, 2008
@
Utah
L, 86-82 Vivint Smart Home Arena
Opening Round
1-3 PTS: 23. T. McGrady
REB: 10. T. McGrady
AST: 8. T. McGrady
PTS: 17. D. Williams
REB: 18. Mehmet Okur
AST: 9. D. Williams
Apr 29, 2008
v.
Utah
W, 95-69 Toyota Center
Opening Round
2-3 PTS: 29. T. McGrady
REB: 12. Luis Scola
AST: 6. Rafer Alston
PTS: 19. C. Boozer
REB: 10. C. Boozer
AST: 6. D. Williams
May 2, 2008
@
Utah
L, 113-91 Vivint Smart Home Arena
Opening Round
2-4 PTS: 40. T. McGrady
REB: 10. T. McGrady
AST: 5. T. McGrady
PTS: 25. D. Williams
REB: 13. Mehmet Okur
AST: 9. D. Williams