Houston Rockets All-Star center Yao Ming is confident that he'll be ready for the start of the regular season after a team doctor declared his surgically repaired foot fully healed.
The Houston Rockets will play two exhibition games in China against the New Jersey Nets, giving Yao Ming a chance to return to his home country.
A person with knowledge of the details says the new-look Miami Heat will play the opening game of the NBA season at Boston.
Houston Rockets center Yao Ming is considering quitting basketball after next season if he doesn't fully recover from his lingering foot injury.
Free agent center Brad Miller has agreed to a three-year, $15 million contract with the Houston Rockets.
Free agent Luis Scola will return to the Houston Rockets after agreeing to terms on a new contract, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press.
The Cavaliers have been rejected again.
The Houston Rockets have reached an agreement with first-round draft pick Patrick Patterson.
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