Rockets Acquire Stafford
- By Zach Podedworny, Day 121, 2022
AUSTIN - The Austin Rockets send Orien Young and Lorenzen Eyles to the Fireballs. Both players served as veteran leaders on the Rockets and contributed immensely in this down year. The Rockets, being in a down year, are hoping to rebuild while improving through Free Agency at the same time. Stafford, Norwood, and Tyson will come in ready to contribute right away.
The Rockets will be releasing SF Derrick Clifford to get back to the roster maximum of 15.
Rockets send PF Orien Young and SF Lorenzen Eyles for PF Colin Stafford, PF Jamarcus Norwood, PG Cassius Tyson, 2023 Jaguars 2nd, 2025 Fireballs 2nd, and the 2025 Scorpions 2nd.