Rockets must get with the program

Cuttino Mobley, Eddie Griffin and Mo Taylor must relish their new roles as role players for Houston to make the playoffs.

Updated: October 22, 2003, 11:10 AM ET
By Ric Bucher | ESPN The Magazine
Editor's note: Here's a glimpse of the good -- and the bad -- that could happen to the 2003-04 Houston Rockets.

Eddie Griffin
If he does get to play again, Eddie Griffin must accept a complementary role.
Best Case Scenario
These three things have to happen for the Rockets to make the playoffs and take their first step toward the title-contending future owner Les Alexander envisioned with the acquisition of Yao Ming.

Ric Bucher

NBA Reporter, ESPN The Magazine Senior Writer