The Clippers can cross one potential item off their last-minute Christmas shopping list.
Free agent forward
Yahoo Sports reported that Smith would sign a one-year, $2-million contract with the Rockets after he cleared waivers to reunite with longtime friend
The Rockets are expected to use the 6-foot-9 Smith as their starting small forward; the Clippers’ biggest need is at small forward, a position Smith has played previously with mixed success. However, Smith had his best seasons playing for Clippers assistant coach
Smith was part of Detroit’s ill-fated massive front line that also included