Video: Daryl Morey talks Rockets’ trade for James Harden


Rockets GM Daryl Morey has been on a quest for an elite player for more than a year — Pau Gasol (part of the Chris Paul trade David Stern blew up), Dwight Howard, Carmelo Anthony — and he thinks he finally has one in James Harden.

Morey was on Comcast SportsNet Houston to talk about the trade and why he thinks this is the cornerstone piece the Rockets need. As I said before, the Rockets are not a playoff team right now, but they are a lot better than they were 24 hours ago.