The Houston Rockets dropped both games in a home-and-home series against the Memphis Grizzlies over the weekend. It was a letdown after the Rockets had seemed to finally get on a roll. They had won six of their last seven entering the weekend. Now, they have to regroup, and prepare for back-to-back games against their Texas rivals, the San Antonio Spurs and Dallas Mavericks. We'll ask CultureMap Houston sports columnist MK Bower about the significance of this week's games.
Senior Producer, Houston Matters
Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.