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Houston Rockets need to cut down on turnovers
Houston Rockets need to cut down on turnovers

In many ways so far in the Western Conference playoffs, the Houston Rockets have stuck to a familiar but disturbing script. They are a high-scoring team, averaging 112 points a game, but they are also mistake-prone, with their turnovers coming at an alarmingly high rate. The 24 turnovers the Rockets had in their Game 1 loss to the Clippers on Monday night gave Houston 96 turnovers in six playoff games. After practice Tuesday, many of the Rockets talked about the need to improve their effort and energy for Game 2 Wednesday night at the Toyota Center. But they also conceded that giving the ball away so often is disheartening. "Energy obviously was key," James Harden said...

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