In the 2019-20 season, wesbrook and Chris Paul swap teams. Although wesbrook and James Harden have a good relationship, their partners are not compatible. The Rockets won 40-24 in the regular season, ranking sixth in the West. In the second round of the playoffs, they were knocked out by the Los Angeles Lakers.
To the off-season, media have reported that harden and wesbrook are dissatisfied with the team and hope to leave Houston. Among them, harden is to go to Brooklyn nets and big brother Kevin Durant to join hands. However, both Hardon and wesbrook eventually stayed in the Rockets. On hardens stay, Gordon said: you have to ask him about it. At least he is still in our team, so I think he will stay
The Rockets management experienced changes in this off-season period, but they did not fail in the off-season. They brought in Christian wood, a big three-point shooter who played well with harden and had a good personal relationship with him. In addition, the Rockets also signed demakus - koshins to strengthen the teams center position vacancy.