Historical Houston Rockets Milestones
The Houston Rockets are a NBA franchise that competes in the league’s Western Conference. The Rockets play in the Southwest Division and have called Houston home since 1971. Prior to playing in Houston the Rockets played in San Diego. The Toyota Center is where the Rockets play their home games, an arena that is capable of housing over 18,000 rowdy Rockets fans.
The Rockets have had many great superstars play for their franchise. One of those superstars is Moses Malone, a two-time NBA MVP Award winner while playing for the Houston Rockets. Malone’s No. 24 jersey is retired by the Rockets and Malone was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2001. In 1984 Hakeem Olajuwon was drafted by the Rockets with the first overall selection of the NBA Draft. Olajuwon went on to the lead the Rockets to two NBA titles in 1994 and 1995, winning the NBA Finals MVP Award twice. During the 1995 season Clyde Drexler was traded to the Rockets and played a key role in the franchise’s 1995 NBA Championship. This All-Star’s No. 22 jersey was also retired by the Rockets after Drexler’s retirement from the NBA. Mike D’Antoni is the current head coach of the Rockets and is widely regarded among the most innovative coaches in NBA history. Superstars James Harden and Chris Paul, two of the NBA’s premier players are now looking to lead the franchise back to another NBA title.
Signed Houston Rockets sports memorabilia will be a perfect addition to your collection. Icons such as Yao Ming, Tracy McGrady, Charles Barkley, and Rudy Tomjanovich have all played for the Rockets franchise. Purchase your autographed Rockets memorabilia soon for your home or office.
Collecting Houston Rockets Memorabilia
Clyde Drexler Autographed Photos
: Clyde “The Glide” Drexler was one of the most prolific scorers in the NBA during his 16-year career. As a member of the Houston Rockets, Drexler helped lead the team to the 1995 NBA Championship. Known for his spectacular dunking abilities, our tremendous selection of Clyde Drexler autographed photos would be a great addition to any basketball memorabilia collection. These guaranteed authentic signed photographs are collectibles that would look great displayed throughout your home or office.
Hakeem Olajuwon Autographed Jerseys
: Houston Rockets Hall of Fame center, Hakeem Olajuwon is an NBA legend. Olajuwon is a two-time NBA Champion and two-time NBA Finals MVP Award winner. In addition to those accolades Olajuwon was also named the NBA Defensive Player of the Year twice and to the All-Star Team twelve times. A signed Hakeem Olajuwon jersey will look fantastic displayed in your sports room or man cave because our guaranteed authentic No. 34 jerseys look exactly like the jerseys that Olajuwon wore on the court.
Yao Ming Autographed Basketballs
: As an eight-time NBA All-Star, Yao Ming was one of the most dominant centers of his generation. This Hall of Fame center was also selected to the NBA All-Rookie First-Team and the All-NBA Second-Team twice. Ming’s Houston Rockets No. 11 jersey has also been retired. An autographed Yao Ming basketball is a rare and unique sports collectible that will definitely enhance any sports memorabilia collection, so purchase your very own as soon as possible.