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Rockets still face a big hole against Warriors
Rockets still face a big hole against Warriors

Somewhere, Chris Paul is slowly shaking his head, all too aware that the Houston Rockets are never quite out of it when you think they are. It's too early to say the Rockets have the Golden State Warriors exactly where they want them, but Houston yanked the playoff carpet out from under the Clippers this month, becoming the ninth NBA team to come back from a 3-1 deficit and win a series. They apparently decided that wasn't a tough enough deficit so they lost their first three games to Golden State before waking up Monday with a 128-115 victory in the Western Conference finals. Game 5 is Wednesday at Golden State. "I wish we were better when things were better," said...

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