Houston Matters

Sports Monday: Rockets Open Playoffs With Game One Win Over T-Wolves

Jeff Balke discusses the latest developments in Houston sports.


The Houston Rockets opened the first round of the NBA Playoffs Sunday with a 104-101 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves in Game 1 of their best-of-seven series. The Astros dropped two of three at home over the weekend against their in-state rivals, the Texas Rangers. And Yuli Gurriel returned from the disabled list.

We discuss those and other developments in Houston sports with Jeff Balke, who writes for Houston Press and Houstonia Magazine.