Rockets on the right track

The Rockets have quietly developed into the deepest threat to the Spurs and the Suns in the West.

Updated: March 26, 2005, 3:27 PM ET
By Tim Legler | ESPN Insider
How fragile life is in the NBA.

One moment your team, after making midseason roster additions, is on a roll, heading toward the playoffs with a ton of momentum, ready to make some serious noise.

The next moment your star player is carried off the court in obvious pain, your season hanging in the balance.

Tim Legler

NBA studio analyst
Former NBA player Tim Legler joined ESPN in 2000 as a studio analyst for ESPNEWS. Legler also appears regularly as an analyst of ESPN2's NBA Fastbreak. Legler played for five NBA teams -- the Suns, Jazz, Warriors, Mavericks and Wizards.