March 25, 2002 | Jeff Pearlman
with defensive ratings
March 13, 2000
BOB McNAIRChairman of Houston's new NFL franchise, after bidding $560,000 for the 1,279-pound grand champion steer at the city's livestock show and rodeo: "Needed an offensive tackle."
November 01, 1999 | Marty Burns
On March 25 Houston's alltime record reached .500 for the first time in the franchise's 32-year. The Rockets went 12-10 for the remainder of the season, leaving their won-lost mark a t 1,297-1,295.
August 30, 1999 | Jack McCallum
•That the NFL would forget about Houston and L.A. and put a new team in a town where pro football hasn't already failed.
January 12, 1998 | Jackie MacMullan
Jazz point guard John Stockton returns to the Summit for the first time since his buzzer-beating three-pointer eliminated the Rockets in last year's Western Conference finals. Sir Charles & Co. would love to exact a...