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Josh Smith reportedly headed to Houston Rockets, not Clippers
Josh Smith reportedly headed to Houston Rockets, not Clippers

The Clippers can cross one potential item off their last-minute Christmas shopping list. Free agent forward Josh Smith has agreed to sign with the Houston Rockets, a person with knowledge of his decision told the Associated Press, only two days after he was waived by the Detroit Pistons. 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 Dwight Howard, a fellow Atlanta native. Detroit will be responsible for paying the balance of Smith’s $14-million contract for this season. The Rockets are expected to use the 6-foot-9 Smith as their starting small forward; the Clippers’...

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