Mike D'Antoni delivered a positive injury update on Russell Westbrook and hailed James Harden's display against the Miami Heat.
Gregg Popovich responded to criticism from United States president Donald Trump.
Donald Trump was scathing of star NBA pair Steve Kerr and Gregg Popovich regarding China and the United States.
Rockets general manager Daryl Morey drew the ire of China after he tweeted in favor of Hong Kong protestors.
"I did not intend my tweet to cause any offense to Rockets fans and friends of mine in China," Morey said.
Tilman Fertitta says, "Everything is fine with Daryl and me," after Morey's political tweet, “Fight for freedom, stand with Hong Kong.”
Once preseason play begins on Friday, plenty of rookies will be set loose so they can show what they can do before rotations are narrowed.
James Harden and Russell Westbrook discussed how they planned to lead the Houston Rockets.
With the reunion of Harden and Westbrook, the two have to figure out how to co-exist once again.
Anderson spent two seasons with the Rockets in 2016-17 and 2017-18, starting in 122 games during that span.